On invitation by the ABS-CBN News Channel (ANC), PCAAE CEO & Founder, Octavio “Bobby” Peralta talked to Michelle Ong on its Early Edition program at 7:00 a.m. on September 24, 2018 at the ANC Studio in Rockwell. The interview covered wide-ranging issues around associations here in the country, their challenges, their impact on tourism, and their current situation. It also dealt on what is PCAAE’s purpose and mission, the need to professionalize associations, the relevance to associations to join PCAAE as well as PCAAE’S forthcoming Associations Summit 6 and its “Ang Susi” Awards.
ANC is one of the supporting media organizations of the Associations Summit 6 to be held at the Subic Exhibition and Convention Center on November 23-24, 2018. The PCAAE Summit is co-presented by the Tourism Promotions Board and the Subic Bay Metropolitan Authority with support from by the Manila-headquartered Association of Development Financing Institutions in Asia and the Pacific (ADFIAP), the Philippine International Convention Center (PICC), and both Washington, D.C.-based American Society of Association Executives (ASAE) and the Center of International Private Enterprise (CIPE).
With the theme “Inspire, Collaborate, Sustain”, the Summit is expected to draw more than 200 associations and association professionals here and abroad. More details of the Summit are in this link: http://www.pcaae.org/associations-summit-6/#.W6xyL2gza00