Asia CEO Forum presents a special Safety & Security forum on Tuesday, June 27 at the Dusit Thani Manila.
Recent events in Philippines and throughout the world show that security remain a critical issue. Philippines has received sensationalized media coverage throughout the world and is suddenly perceived as “dangerous” for tourists and business people alike. How can the nation realize its potential if investors, tourists and workers are afraid to come?
Can anything be done to show there it is “Still More Fun in the Philippines?”
Speakers for Asia CEO Forum – Safety & Security include (in approximate order of appearance):
President and CEO
PRESENTER: Steve is a former FBI Special Agent and current adviser to IFC, PNP and others on security. He also has a PhD in Criminology.
Pacific Strategies & Assessments
PRESENTER: Marc Singer has over 20 years’ experience in Asia dealing with risk management, project management, strategic planning and communications. Marc has extensive real world experience in crisis management working with the nation’s highest profile security and investigations organization.
PRESENTER: Jess is considered one of the nation’s highest profile Presidential Advisors on Peace Process. He has held various positions including Chairman of the Mindanao Development Authority and Chairman of the Government Peace Negotiating Panel.
MODERATOR: Ruth is considered one of the nation’s most senior journalists with almost 2 decades experience.
Asian Institute of Journalism and Communication
MODERATOR: Rod is considered one of the nation’s most experienced media people. He is Director for Corporate Affairs of Majent Group of Companies and Former Special Assistant to the President of GMA Network.
PANELIST: Benedict Alibasa is a seasoned researcher in safety, security, investigations, due diligence, and intelligence reporting. Benedict worked in some of the Philippines’ top security risk consultancy firms. Among his notable research and investigative works in the Philippines include kidnapping, mining, business process outsourcing, and intellectual property rights.
Dr. Bernie Villegas
Economist and Professor
University of Asia and the Pacific
PANELIST: Bernie was a member of the Constitutional Commission that drafted the Philippine Constitution under the government of President Corazon Aquino. He has been an advisor of most recent Presidents of the Philippines.
Philippine Travel Agencies Association (PTAA)
PANELIST: Marlene heads the nation’s largest tourism industry association and plays a key role in promoting the nation as a premier vacation destination.
Be with us for Asia CEO Forum presents a special Safety & Security forum on Tuesday, June27 at the Dusit Thani Manila.
Asia CEO Forum, presented by PLDT ENTERPRISE, is the largest and only national business event series in Philippines. Senior business leaders join us across the country in Metro Manila, Cebu, Davao and Clark. Major sponsors include AIG, Daiichi Properties, DB Schenker, Figari Group, JLL, LBC Business Solutions, Meralco, Regus, Sitel, Smart Infinity and Sprout Solutions. Asia CEO Forum serves as a hub for the spreading of ideas that help executive managers overseeing enterprises across the Asia Pacific region.
Presenters are leaders in their industries and engaged in momentous pursuits of significance to the Asia Pacific region. Attendees are senior business people, high-ranking government officials and media journalists.