Go Negosyo 3rd Technopreneurship Summit

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Last February 19, 2014, IT and management students of Chiang Kai Shek College attended the Go Negosyo 3rd Technopreneurship summit held at SMX Convention Centre in MOA. The venue was filled with students from different colleges and universities. The summit gathered the Philippines’ top businessman to share story of their journey into harnessing technology for business.

The summit featured plenary forums and talks from businessmen, the program went as follows:

  • Technopreneurship in the Philippines: Understanding Social Media and Big Data by Maria Ressa (CEO of
  • A Dialogue with the Philippines’ Technology Giants – Moderated by Maria Ressa & Michaelangelo Lobrin, with Manny Pangilinan (PLDT Group Chairman) and Dado Banatao (Tallwood Venture Capital founder)
  • Keynote Speech by Senator Ralph Recto
  • Forum On Technopreneurship Business Models 
    • Mr. Ibba Bernardo (CEO, Sari Software Solutions)
    • Mr. Allen Capati (Medalist, World Robotics Olympiad 2013)
    • Mr. Brian Cu (Managing Director, Grabtaxi)
    • Mr. Rj David (CEO, Sulit.Com.Ph)
    • Mr. Gian Scottie Javelona (CEO, Orangeapps.Ph)
    • Mr. Marx Melencio (Grayscale Business Consultancy & Marketing Services)
    • Mr. Jerry Rapes (Exist.Com)
    • Ms. Angeline Rodriguez (Managing Editor, Wheninmanila.Com)
    • Ms. Aurora Soriano (CEO, Pinoytravel.Com.Ph)
  • From Idea To Technology Startup: The Ideaspace Story by Mr. Earl Martin Valencia (President and Co-Founder of Ideaspace Foundation)
  • Speech from Mario Berta (Regional CEO of EasyTaxi)
  • Helping Make It Happen: The Enablers Forum
    • Senator Ralph Recto (Committee Chair On Science & Technology)
    • Mr. Monchito Ibrahim (Department Of Science And Technology – Information And Communications Technology Office)
    • Mr. Joey Gurango (President, Philippine Software Industry Association)
    • Ms. Beryl Li (Seedasia/ Philippine Startup Report)
    • Mr. Paul Rivera (Manilaangels/Kalibrr)
    • Dr Paco . Sandejas (Narra Venture Capital)
    • Dr. Luis Sison (Dost-Up Enterprise Center for Technopreneurship)
    • Mr. Enzo Tanedo (Pldt Sme Nation)
    • Ms. Janette Toral (Digitalfilipino.Com)
    • Mr. Francis Raymund Villanueva (Digital Customer Marketing And Analytics, Tackthis.Com - Voyager Innovations

The summit ended with a raffle draw of mugs, gift certificates, books and netbooks.


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