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Asia 21

May 24, 2016 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm


Shaping Tomorrow’s Rockstars: Is our Education System Ready?


In a rapidly changing, digital world, we will examine the problems and challenges in the Philippine educational system and discuss initiatives and solutions to overcome these issues. Key stakeholders will engage in a casual open dialogue to identify reforms that must be undertaken to ensure that future graduates will have the necessary skills to support the country’s social and economic development.


Featuring speakers who are Asia 21 Young Leaders that have various advocacies in the education sector. Guests can expect to meet, learn from, and collaborate with peers in the education space, or work with professionals in the academia.
Our Speakers:
Natalie Jorge, Executive Director, Bato-Balani Foundation
Trissa Manalastas-Menardo, Director for Finance, DepEd
Henry Motte-Munoz, Founder,
Solvie Nubla-Lee, Director, Pathways to Higher Education

Who Should Attend:
Professionals in the education/academia sector, after-school initiatives, CSOs, educational foundations and start-ups, supplemental educational system providers, college/graduate students, publishers, parents

This program is under the Asia 21 Conversations Series which aims to:
– Highlight the work and advocacies of the Asia 21 Young Leaders of Asia Society, and;
– Provide a platform for professionals and leaders from various sectors to find common interests and explore working together to find solutions to current challenges

Program Fee (inclusive of food and drinks)
Regular: PHP 500
Discounted: PHP 350 (Students, Asia Society Members, Asia 21 Young Leaders, partners)

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May 24, 2016
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Asia Society
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Makati City, Philippines
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