(by: Angelo Dee)
Caritas Christi urget nos!
The 17th Regional Business Exposition, spearheaded by the School of Business, Accountancy and Hospitality Management (SBAHM) was successfully held on November 23-25, 2016. Anchored on the theme, “Get Switched On to The Trails of ASEAN Integration," the business exposition aimed to foster: 1) a highly integrated and cohesive; competitive, innovative and dynamic students imbued with enhanced connectivity and sectoral cooperation; and 2) a resilient, inclusive, and people-oriented perspective relevant to accountancy, business, hospitality and tourism industries. The Business Expo was highlighted by the plenary presentations of internationally acclaimed speakers like Mr. Jonathan Yabut (The Apprentice Asia Season 1 Winner), Mrs. Leah Corpuz (Founder of Right Track), Mr. Lloyd Luna (tagged as Pambansang Inspirasyon) and Mr. Mars Cacacho (Founder of HackTheNorth.Ph), among others. Moreover, experts in the fields of accountancy, business; and hospitality and tourism management were invited to conduct parallel and technical sessions to the participants of their own discipline or program. The 17th Regional Business Expo served as a beacon of advancement towards a collective understanding of ASEAN as an economic community and SPUP's contribution to engage students with the world, responding to new developments and seizing new opportunities along its thrust towards internationalization.