Beyond ASEAN@50: Opportunities and Challenges for Regional Integration
July 25, 2017 (8:30-1pm)
Salle de Toulouse & Avignon, Hotel Benilde Maison De La Salle
Arellano corner Estrada Streets, Malate, Manila
 
8:30        Registration
 
9:00        Welcome Ceremonies
    Invocation
    Philippine National Anthem
 
    Welcome Remarks
    Dr. Raymond Girard R. Tan
    Vice Chancellor for Research and Innovation
    De La Salle University
 
    Opening Remarks
    Dr. Gilberto M. Llanto
    President, Philippine Institute for Development Studies (PIDS)
    Lead Convenor, Philippine APEC Study Center Network (PASCN)
 
9:20       Keynote Address
   Executive Director Zaldy B. Patron
   Office of ASEAN Affairs, Department of Foreign Affairs
 
   Dr. Erlinda M. Medalla
   Project Director, PASCN
 
9:40       Photo Session and Health Break. View event photos
 
9:45       Session 1: Research Studies by DLSU
    (Moderator: Dr. ereso S. Tullao, Jr.)
 
    ASEAN Creative Industries: The Case of the Philippine Digital Animation Sub-sector
    Ms. Paulynne J. Castillo
    School of Economics, De La Salle University
 
    Tech Liberty: A Threshold Policy Recommendation on Technology Liberalization in ASEAN Countries and the Effect on Income Inequality
    Mr. Justin S. Eloriaga
    Economics Organization, De La Salle University
 
10:30      Open Forum
 
11:00      Session 2: Research Studies by other PASCN member institutions
    (Moderator: Dr. Erlinda M. Medalla)
 
    What does ASEAN mean to ASEAN people? (The Philippine Case)
    Dr. Sheila V. Siar
    Philippine Institute for Development Studies
 
    ASEAN Champions: Emerging Stalwarts in Regional Integration
    Dr. Jamil Paolo S. Francisco
    AIM RSN Policy Center for Competitiveness
  
    Reflecting on ASEAN’s Contributions to the Region and the World
    Mr. Louie Dane C. Merced
    Foreign Service Institute
 
12:00      Open Forum
 
12:30      Synthesis and Closing Remarks
    Dr. Francis Mark A. Quimba
    Research Fellow, PIDS
 
12:45      Lunch
 
Dr. Tereso S. Tullao, Jr.
DLSU-Angelo King Institute for Economic and Business Studies
Master of Ceremonies
 
 
2:00        General Assembly of the Philippine APEC Study Center Network