POWERHOUSE INTERNATIONAL AND LOCAL SPEAKERS

KEYNOTE SPEAKER

“Keynote Address”
HON. BERNADETTE ROMULO-PUYAT

Secretary
Department of Tourism

SUPER SESSIONS

"The Future Trends and Innovations in Retail"

“Future Trends and Innovations in Retail”
MR. ALEXANDRE DUTERRAGE

General Manager
Kantar Worldpanel PH

THE GREAT DEBATE: "To Mall or Not To Mall: Which is Better for my Business?"

“TO MALL Position”
MR. STEVEN T. TAN

COO
SM Supermalls

“TO MALL Position”
MR. JOSE MAGSAYSAY, JR.

CEO
Potato Corner

“NOT TO MALL Position”
MR. CHRISTOPHE VICIC

Country Head
Jones Lang Lasalle, Inc.

“NOT TO MALL Position”
MR. VICTOR PATERNO

President
Philippine Seven Corporation
(7-Eleven)


ENTREPRENEURSHIP FORUM: "Lights, Camera, Business: A Journey of Celebrity Entrepreneurs"

MS. RISSA MANANQUIL-TRILLO

Co-Founder and Chief Brand Officer
Happy Skin

MR. ENCHONG DEE

Franchisee
Peri-Peri Charcoal Chicken & Sauce Bar

MS. BEA SORIANO-DEE

Operations Director
Sunnies Studios & Sunnies Face

FAMILY BUSINESS FORUM: "Building a Legacy, Engaging the Next Generation"

MR. BOBBY CLAUDIO

Chairman & CEO
Toby's Sports (Quorum International)

MR. TOBY CLAUDIO

President
Toby's Sports (Quorum International)

MR. JOSIAH GO

Chairman
Waters Philippines

MR. CALEL GOSINGTIAN

Executive Director
Waters Philippines

CONFERENCE AM BREAKOUT SESSIONS

Branding Track: AM

“Building a Global Franchise Brand”
DR. BENJAMIN C. LITALIEN, CFE

Founder and Principal
FranchiseWell, LLC (USA)

“A Strong Brand is your Most Valuable Asset”
MS. CHERRY KHO

Managing Director
Bluethumb Brand Design Agency

Digital Marketing Track: AM

“Data Analytics to Digital Marketing Success”
MR. JONATHAN DE LUZURIAGA

President
Philippine Software Industry Association (PSIA)

Expansion Track: AM

“Expansion Opportunities in Iloilo”
MS. VELMA JANE LAO

Local Economic and Investment Promotion Officer
Iloilo Provincial Government

“Expansion Opportunities in CDO”
MS. EILEEN E. SAN JUAN

Local Economic and Investment Promotion Officer
Trade and Investment Promotions Center, Cagayan de Oro City

Franchisee Track: AM

MS. CORINA D. MOLINA

Assurant Director
Isla Lipana & Co. (A PwC Member Firm)

General Track: AM

MS. AMOR MACLANG

Risk, Crisis & Reputation Strategist
Marketing & Communications Innovator

GeiserMaclang Marketing Communications, Inc.

MS. CAROLINE ANDRADE

Franchisee - Tacloban
McDonald's Philippines

HR Track: AM

“Managing and Retaining Millennials”
MR. PAUL ESPINAS

Founder & CEO
UPUP APP (Vietnam)

“Retention for Highly-Skilled Talents in the Service Sector”
DR. NOL MONTALBO

President/CEO
Mont Albo Spa Massage

Legal Track: AM

ATTY. JONATHAN PEREZ

Law Firm Partner
Bengzon Negre Untalan Intellectual Property Attorneys

ATTY. SAMANTHA ROSALES

Senior Associate
Bengzon Negre Untalan Intellectual Property Attorneys

MS. LIN DERES

Franchise Relations Manager
Goldilocks

CONFERENCE PM BREAKOUT SESSIONS

Digital Transformation Track: PM

MS. CAMILLE TOLEDO

IT Director
McDonald's Philippines

Expansion Track: PM

“Opportunities and Challenges in the ASEAN and Middle East Markets”
MR. ERIC ELNAR

Trade Service Officer, Foreign Trade Services Corp.
Department of Trade and Industry

“Finding the Right Partner”
MR. TROY FRANKLIN

COO
World Franchise Associates

Franchisee Track: PM

General Track: Good Governance - PM

“Handling Compliance Visits of DOLE”
ATTY. ANA C. DIONE, CPA

Regional Director
DOLE-NCR

“Data Privacy Compliance”
ATTY. ANN EDILLON

Partner
Quisumbing Torres

General Track: CSR - PM

“Institutionalizing CSR Program”
MS. MA. GISELA TIONGSON

Executive Director
Jollibee Group Foundation

HR Track: PM

MS. TITA D. PUANGCO

Chairman and CEO
Ancilla Enterprise Development Consulting

MR. TED BELZA, JR.

VP, Human Capital Management
Golden ABC, Inc. (Penshoppe, Oxygen, Memo, For Me, Regatta)

Operations Track: PM

MR. RONNIE O. SISON

Central Luzon Business Unit Zone Manager
7-Eleven


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