The biggest gathering of associations
and association professionals is here!

November 23 - 24, 2018 Subic Bay Exhibition and Convention Center

Associations Summit 6


November 23, 2018
6:30 am – 7:30 am
Early Risers’ Program

(e.g., morning excercises to be led by fitess experts)

8:00 am – 8:30 am
Registration at the Subic Exhibition & Convention Center (SBECC)
8:00 am – 9:00 am
Opening Ceremony

National Anthem / Invocation

Opening Production Number

Welcome Messages

Atty. Wilma T. EismaChairperson & Administrator, SBMA
Chief Operating Officer, Tourism Promotions Board
John H. Graham IV (via video)President & CEO, ASAE

PCAAE Rebrand Launch

Ms. Cora D. CondeChairperson, PCAAE Board of Trustees
Mr. Octavio B. PeraltaCEO & Founder, PCAAE
Mr. Chris DingcongCreative & Managing Director, Springtime Design Ltd.

9:00 am – 10:00 am
Plenary Session 1: Inspiring Stories and Case Studies

Trade associations, chambers of commerce and industry, professional societies, cooperatives, and other member-based organizations all undertake outstanding programs and initiatives for their members and key stakeholders. A panel of speakers representing various sectors of the association community will showcase their outstanding projects and best practices that inspire and merit recognition and replication.

Suggested Speakers

  • Philippine Chamber of Commerce & Industry (PCCI)
  • National Confederation of Cooperatives (NATCCO)
  • Philippine Retailers Association (PRA)
  • IT and Business Processing Association of the Philippines (IBAP)
  • National Federation of Women Clubs in the Philippines (NFWC)
  • Others
10:00 am – 10:30 am
Exhibition and Networking Break
10:30 am – 11:30 am
Plenary Session 2: Collaboration Stories and Case Studies

Associations enter into partnerships, alliances and joint undertakings to do more activities and programs for the benefit of their members and key stakeholders. A panel of speakers from the association community will share their stories on outstanding projects and best practices that they collaborated successfully with others.

Suggested Speakers

  • Management Association of the Philippines (MAP)
  • People Management Association of the Philippines (PMAP)
  • Philippine Nurses Association (PNA)
  • Philippine Franchise Association (PFA)
  • Procurement and Supply Institute of Asia (PASIA)
  • Philippine Marketing Association (PMA)
  • Philippine Association of Convention and Exhibition Organizers & Suppliers (PACEOS)
  • Others
11:30 am – 12:30 pm
Plenary Session 3: Sustainability Stories and Case Studies

Sustainability for associations in this context means two things – (1) business continuity as a long-term, cause-oriented organization and (2) their contribution to social, economic, and environmental development. A panel of speakers from different association sectors will share their stories on outstanding projects and best practices that they are doing in both areas.

Suggested Speakers

  • ASKI Multi-Purpose Cooperative (ASKI)
  • ACement Manufacturers Association of the Philippines (CeMAP)
  • ALeague of Cities
  • AManila Bay Sunset Partnership Program, Inc.
  • AUnited Architects of the Philippines
  • Others
12:30 pm – 1:30 pm
Exhibition and Networking Lunch
1:30 pm – 2:00 pm
Evolving Models of Associations Worldwide

In the past, associations are built around simple dues-paying membership models. Fast forward today, there are other models for associations – from online to customized ones. Be updated on what association models are emerging from around the world.


Ms. Toni BrearleyCEO, Australasian Society of Association Executives

2:30 pm – 3:00 pm
Leadership Practices in Association Management

Leadership in associations consists of the Board (led by a Chair) and management (led by the CEO). As in any organization, the leadership structure and dynamics are crucial to long-term sustainability. Learn what leadership practices are undertaken by associations elsewhere.


Mr. Victor S.K. Lee, PhDExecutive Director, Hong Kong Management Association

3:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Transformation in Meeting Management

With the advent of technological advances and changes, associations are in the midst of either adapting or waiting and seeing. Get the latest in this field from experts in the digital space.


Mr. Jason YehPresident, Taiwan Convention & Exhibition Association

3:30 pm – 4:00 pm
Exhibition and Networking Break
4:00 pm – 4:40 pm
Panel Session with the Media

Learn from a top media personality, a blogger, and a social media influencer, on how associations can take advantage of various multi-media platforms to promote their cause and advocacies.


Sheila PesaycoWriters Edge

4:40 pm – 5:30 pm

3 to 4 sponsors occupy a space (“stall”) in the ballroom and present directly to interested participants who will approach the sponsor’s “stall.” Sponsors should present 15-minute topics that are relevant to the AS6 theme and not just market their products. A gong/bell will be sounded for the participants to switch to other stalls to ensure that all sponsors will have a chance to present.

5:30 pm – 6:00 pm
Exhibition and Networking Break
6:00 pm – 9:30 pm
‘ANG SUSI’ Awards 2018 & Gala Dinner
November 24, 2016
6:30 am – 7:30 am
Early Risers’ Program

(e.g., morning excercises to be led by fitess experts)

8:00 am – 9:00 am
PCAAE General Council of Members Meeting (PCAAE Members Only)
9:00 am – onwards
Bonding Tour / CSR Activity

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