Pinoy Chikka 2nd Edition

Pacific Asia Travel Association (PATA) - Philippine Chapter would like to invite you and your members to attend our symposium dubbed as PINOY CHIKKA 2ND EDITION- Sports, Adventure and Wellness Tourism on July 22, 2015, 01:00 pm to 06:00 pm at the Function Hall 4 of the SMX Convention Center, Pasay City.

Our exciting line-ups of speakers and topics are as follows:

  1. Standards for Sports Tourism Destination - Ms Cynthia Carrion-Norton (Former Tourism ASEC for Sports Tourism)
  2. Marketing and Product Development - Patrick “Pato” Gregorio (Philippine Basketball Association Chairman)
  3. Adventure Tourism - Ms Dyan Castillejo (TV Host Sports Unlimited and Commentator)
  4. Sports Tourism Destinations - Vincent “Chot” Reyes (Coach, Gilas Pilipinas/ TV5 Sports Director)
  5. Health and Wellness Tourism - Ms. Cory Quirino (TV Host/ Author / Columnist / Wellness Guru)

Tickets are available @ Php650.00 for adult and Php350.00 for students inclusive of certificate of attendance.

PATA is an international association tasked to promote and develop travel and tourism to and within the Asia-Pacific region. Membership comprises of government bodies, educational institutions, airlines, hotels, resorts, travel agents, tour operators and entities involved in travel and tourism. Its main advocacy is responsible tourism through historical and cultural conservation, education, sound ecology management and professional and ethical business practices.

We sincerely hope that your schedule will allow you to find time to be with us on this occasion. The PATA Philippine Chapter Secretariat Ms. Ezra Basto will be coordinating with you should you have questions or would need clarifications. For the Secretariat’s contact details, please look for Ms. Ezra at 459-5200 loc 516; Ms. Marlene at (02)5245676 or email at

Thank you and we look forward to your attendance.


PATA Philippine Chapter

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