PAPI holds 2010 midyear confab, executive session for editors, publishers

MAKATI CITY – The Publishers Association of the Philippines, Inc. (PAPI) will hold its 2010 Midyear Conference and Executive Session of Editors and Publishers on June 23-24, this year at the Makati Sports Club, Makati City.

PAPI President Juan P. Dayang said the midyear event will dwell on media’s role in new governance.

Supreme Court Chief Justice Renato C. Corono and President Gloria Arroyo will be the keynote speaker and the guest of honor  in the two-day event to be participated in by publishers, editors, reporters, broadcasters and other personalities engaged in mass communication.

Also invited are Comelec Chairman  Jose R. Melo who will give an assessment of the country’s first automated elections; Dean Luis V. Teodoro, Deputy Executive Director, Center for Media Freedom and Democracy, who will talk on Media’s role in new governance; and Philippine Daily Inquirer Publisher Isagani Yambot who will speak on the ethical dimensions of journalism and propaganda.

A fellowship dinner will be hosted by Mr. and Mrs. Juan Dayang.

The media conference and executive session for publishers and editors is set every June of the year.#