PES conducts its 54th Annual Meeting

On 8 November 2016, the Philippine Economic Society (PES) held its 54th Annual Meeting on the theme “Ramping Up Towards Philippines 2040.” Sen. Paolo Benigno Aquino ¬†IV delivered the keynote address while Sen. Sherwin Gatchalian, Ms. Sylvia Paraguya (National Confederation of Cooperatives) and Mr. Randell Tiongson (Registered Financial Planners Institute) headlined the opening plenary session. The conference also featured 16¬†parallel sessions on economic sectors and concerns as well as poster presentations. The concluding keynote was delivered by House Deputy Speaker Romero Quimbo, one of the authors of the Economic and Financial Literacy Act. <view presentations>