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TPB PHL: 2nd Tourism and Technology Forum - Securing Tomorrow Today with Digitech (October 7-8, 2021)

2nd Tourism and Technology Forum: Securing Tomorrow Today with Digitech (October 7-8, 2021)

17 September 2021

MS. MA. CHRISTINA AQUINO
President
Tourism Industry Board Foundation, Inc. (TIBFI)
UP - Asian Institute of Tourism
Commonwealth Avenue, Diliman, Quezon City


Dear Ms. Aquino:

Greetings from the Tourism Promotions Board (TPB) Philippines! We hope that this letter finds you and your loved ones in the best of health.

With the success of the first Tourism & Technology Forum (TTF) last March 2021, we are pleased to inform you that the TPB is organizing another edition of the event on October 7-8, 2021 at the Jose Rizal Hall of Philippine International Convention Center (PICC) in Pasay City.

Guided by the theme "Securing Tomorrow Today with Digitech", the TTF is part of the TPB’s strategic and pivotal response to the growing needs of the Philippine tourism industry. More than just a learning platform, the Forum provides a deeper understanding of digital technology and its practical application to travel and tourism businesses, including operations of both government and private sectors, to produce optimal results. It will be held in a hybrid format and to be offered free of charge to industry stakeholders who will join the event online and onsite (up to 120 pax only).

It is in this regard that we invite you and the members of the Tourism Industry Board Foundation, Inc. (TIBFI) to participate in the Forum. Interested participants may click HERE to register. Please find attached the event flyer and program for your reference.

Misses Divina Andres and Mikaela Fuentes of the TPB – MICE Department will get in touch with your office regarding this. Should there be a need, they may be contacted at telephone number +632 8525 6110 or email at: mice@tpb.gov.ph.

Thank you and we look forward to your active participation in the 2nd Tourism & Technology Forum.


Sincerely yours,


MARIA ANTHONETTE C. VELASCO – ALLONES
Chief Operating Officer


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HRAP Advisory

Board of Trustees (2019 - 2021)

Ms. Ma. Christina Aquino
Hotel and Restaurant Association of the Philippines (HRAP)
Chairman

Ms. Anabelle Ochoa Moreno
Association of Human Resources Managers in the Hospitality Industry (AHRM)
Vice Chairman

Ms. Tinette Capistrano
Philippine Association of Convention/ Exhibition Organizer and Suppliers, Inc. (PACEOS)
Secretary

Dr. Gloria Baken Wong- Siy
Association of Administrators in Hospitality Hotel and Restaurant Management Educational Institutions (AAHRMEI)
Treasurer

Mr. Elieser Casas
Philippine Travel Agencies Association (PTAA)
Auditor

Mr. Hessel Larcia
National Union of Workers in Hotels, Restaurant and Allied Industries (NUWHRAIN- SENTRO)
Public Relations Officer

Board Trustees

Mr. Daniel Edralin
Ms. Eleonor Ogarte
National Union of Workers in Hotels, Restaurant and Allied Industries (NUWHRAIN- SENTRO)

Ms. Fe Yu
Philippine Tour Operators Association (PHILTOA)

Board of Advisers

Assistant Secretary Maria Rica C Bueno
Director Rowena Lu Y. Montecillo
Ms. Arlene Alipio
Department of Tourism (DOT)

Executive Director Imelda Taganas
Executive Director Susan Dela Rama
Ms. Ma. Isabel Gamurot
Technical Education Skills Development Authority
(TESDA)

Dr. Edieser Dela Santa
University of the Philippines
Asian Institute of Tourism (UP AIT)

Secretariat: Lawrence Castro
secretariat@tourismidustryboard.org

Contact Information

Tourism Industry Board Foundation Inc.

University of the Philippines - Asian Institute of Tourism
Commonwealth Avenue, Diliman, Quezon City, Philippines
secretariat@tourismindustryboard.org
+63 2 9818500 ext 2799
+63 906 2955889

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