SMX Convention Center, SM Lanang, Davao City
February 20, 2018

Presidential Communications Operations Office (PCOO) Secretary Martin M. Andanar gives his keynote message on the second day of the National Information Convention (NIC) at the SMX Convention Center in Lanang, Davao City on February 20, 2018.

The discussion of the Third Plenary Session on Raising the Bar of Governance is resumed, while two of the remaining sessions focus on Promoting Responsible Communication and Developing a Dynamic Development Communication Strategy.

Among the speakers for today’s conference are May Catherine C. Ciriaco, Senior Vice President of the Social Security System (SSS); Dr. Serafin D. Talisayon, Vice Chair of the Society of Knowledge Management Professionals; Luisito Beltran, columnist of the Philippine Star; Dr. Elena E. Pernia, Dean of the College of Mass Communications of the University of the Philippines (UP); Atty. Maria Janet C. Mesa, former Regional Director of the Philippine Information Agency (PIA); Reynante M. Langit, veteran broadcast journalist and Chairman of the Kapisanan ng mga Brodkaster ng Pilipinas (KBP)-Metro Manila Chapter; Assistant Secretary Jonas George S. Soriano, Deputy Executive Director of the Office of the Cabinet Secretary; and Ron F. Jabal, Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of PageOne Group.

Similar to the first day of the convention, there are open discussions after every session. The exhibit located beside the Plenary Hall showcases the different services offered by the PCOO and its attached agencies.