Phitex 2011

Programme
(as of 24 August 2011)



11th PHILIPPINE TRAVEL EXCHANGE (PHITEX)

August 30 - September 02, 2011
SMX CONVENTION CENTER
Function Room 5, 3rd level
Seashell Drive, Mall of Asia Complex, Pasay City




TUESDAY, 30 AUGUST

 

    

Arrival of Buyer Participants

Transfer/Check in respective hotels

Overnight stay in Manila

WEDNESDAY, 31 AUGUST

 

 

 

 



 

 BUYERS’ CITY TOUR
Theme: Manila, the Capital of Culture, Arts and Entertainment
Attire  :  Casual

  9:00am

  Walking Tour of Intramuros

10:30am

Tranvia/Caruaje/Calesa transfer to the National  Museum

11:00am

  National Museum Tours

11:45am

  Rizal Park Walking Tour

12:45pm

  Transfer to Manila Hotel

  1:00pm

  Lunch

2:30pm

  Jeepney transfer to the Mall of Asia

3:00pm

  Shopping at leisure

6:00pm

  Bus transfer back to hotels

 TRAVEX REGISTRATION FOR SELLERS
Foyer, 3rd Level, SMX Convention Center
8:00am – 5:00pm

EDUCATIONAL SEMINARS FOR SELLERS
Venue : Meeting Rooms 1 to 8, 3rd Level, SMX Convention Center
Attire  : Business Attire

 

9:00am – 10:00am

The Power of Social Media (Plenary Session) 
   by: Mr. Karl Kasca

Meeting Rooms 4,5 &6

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

10:15am - 11:15am

 

Digital Trends and How It Impacts Marketing
  by: Mr. Allen Kristian Vasquez

Meeting Room 1

Australia Market: An Update 
  by:
Ms. Consuelo Paz G. Jones
Meeting Room 2

Great East Japan, Earthquake & Tsunami
  by:
Mr. Valentino Cabansag
Meeting Room 3

Canada Market Trends
  by:  Mr. Rene Delos Santos
Meeting Room 4

Why Malaysia? 
  by:
 Mr. Rocky Kho                           
Meeting Room 5

 

 

 

10:15am - 11:15am

The Potential of the Russian Market for the Philippines
   by:
Ms. Ksenia Kirichenko
Meeting Room 7

  Doing Business With India  
     by:  Mr. San Jeet
  Meeting Room 8

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

11:30am – 12:30pm

 

 

 

Marketing in Facebook 
 
by: Mr. Narciso Reyes
Meeting Room 1

Philippine Airlines, Asia’s First with 70 Years of Experience
  by:
Ms. Marietta Casanova
Meeting Room 2

Insights on the Taiwan Market
  by:
Mr. Rene Reyes
Meeting Room 3

USA Market Trends
  by:
Ms. Vernie Morales
Meeting Room 4

How to Succeed in the Scandinavian Market
  by:
 Mr. Arne Sundt-Bjerk
Meeting Room 7

Brief on the Middle East Market for the Philippine Travel Trade
  by:
Mr. Mohamad Ibrahim Masri
Meeting Room 8

12:30pm – 2:00pm

LUNCH

 

 

 

 

 

 

2:00pm – 3:00pm

Digital Trends and How It Impacts Marketing
  by: Mr. Allen Kristian Vasquez

Meeting Room 1

Australia Market: An Update 
  by: Ms. Consuelo Paz G. Jones
Meeting Room 2

Great East Japan, Earthquake & Tsunami
  by:
Mr. Valentino Cabansag
Meeting Room 3

Canada Market Trends  
  by:  Mr. Rene Delos Santos
Meeting Room 4

Why Malaysia? 
  by:  Mr. Rocky Kho                           
Meeting Room 5

The Potential of the Russian Market for the Philippines
  by:
Ms. Ksenia Kirichenko
Meeting Room 7

Doing Business With India
  by:  Mr. San Jeet
Meeting Room 8

 

 

 

 

 

3:15pm – 4:15pm

Marketing in Facebook 
  by:
Mr. Narciso Reyes
Meeting Room 1

Philippine Airlines, Asia’s First with 70 Years of Experience
  by:
Ms. Marietta Casanova
Meeting Room 2

Insights on the Taiwan Market
  by: Mr. Rene Reyes
Meeting Room 3

USA Market Trends
 
by: Ms. Vernie Morales
Meeting Room 4

How to Succeed in the Scandinavian Market
  by:
 Mr. Arne Sundt-Bjerk
Meeting Room 7

Brief on the Middle East Market for the Philippine Travel Trade
  by:
Mr. Mohamad Ibrahim Masri
Meeting Room 8

  THURSDAY, 1 SEPTEMBER

 

TRAVEX (One-on-one Business Meetings)
Venue:  Function Room 5,  3rd Level, SMX Convention Center
Attire for the whole day:  Business Attire

8:00 am

Arrival of Buyers

 8:20 am

TRAVEX Door Opens
(Delegates to take their seats)

 8:30 am – 9:00am

Opening Ceremony  Program Begins

 9:00 am   –  10:15 am

One-on-one Business Meetings

10:15 am  –  10:30 am

Coffee/tea break
Venue :  Function Room 4, 3rd Level, SMX Convention Center

10:30 am  –  12:00 nn

Continuation of the one-on-one Business Meetings

12:00 nn   –  1:30 pm

DOT Hosted Lunch 
Venue :  Function Room 4, 3rd Level, SMX Convention Center

1:30 pm    –  4:00 pm

Continuation of the one-on-one Business Meetings

4:00 pm    -   4:15 pm

Coffee/tea break
Venue :  Function Room 4, 3rd Level, SMX Convention Center

4:15 pm    –  6:00 pm

Continuation of the one-on-one Business Meetings

COCKTAIL RECEPTION
Venue:  Grand Ballroom, Marriott Hotel
              No. 10 Newport Boulevard, Newport City Complex, Pasay City

Attire :   Business/Smart Casual

7:00pm

Arrival of Guests

7:30pm

Cocktail Reception
Entertainment  / Dance

 FRIDAY, 2 SEPTEMBER       

 

PHILIPPINE TRAVEL MART
Venue :  Exhibit Hall, Ground Floor, SMX Convention Center

Attire   :  Smart Casual

 08:30 am – 10:30 am

 Opening Ceremony of the "Philippines:  Your Bestfriend in Asia Travel Mart

 START OF POST TOURS c/o DOT Market Teams/ PHILTOA

 10:30am onwards

Departure of Buyers