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connecting people, bridging businesses
a landmark event gathering captains of industries, entrepreneurs and top executives, as well as uae and philippine government dignitaries.
The Philippine Business Council in Dubai and the Northern Emirates (PBC-DNE) will be hosting their annual event, Interface 2018 happening at the Palazzo Versace Ballroom in Dubai this November 2. The invite-only event will be the venue where over 250 business leaders, company owners and entrepreneurs from the Filipino community will create new connections and build networks towards bringing business to the UAE and the Philippines.
Interface was created as a platform created by PBC-DNE to link foreign and Philippine businesses aimed at mutual development at progress of both entities. The event will also create an optimal environment to meet other key expatriate groups and UAE, ASEAN, and Philippine dignitaries in the country.
This year’s theme is ‘Ascend Through Innovation’ as PBC-DNE looks forward to develop and strengthen the strategic partnerships between companies and entities to drive economic growth by bringing forth new ideas and innovative concepts.
Saturday, November 4, 2017
Millenium Airport Hotel Dubai
The PBC Dubai, under the patronage of the Embassy of the Philippines and the Philippine Consulate General of Dubai and the Northern Emirates, held a landmark event on the 11th of June 2015 at the Raffles Hotel Dubai, on the occasion of the 117th anniversary of Philippine Independence. The inaugural PBC Dubai Interface 2015 event brought together captains of industries, entrepreneurs and top executives, as well as UAE and Philippine government dignitaries.
Created as a platform for connecting foreign and Philippine businesses towards mutual development and growth, the event hosted some 200 top executives from the Filipino community, as well as other key expatriate groups, who have converged to discuss and explore opportunities for engaging and leveraging on the Filipino market in the Gulf.
The event, the first of its kind for the local Philippine business community in the Emirates, signals the PBC Dubai’s renewed thrust in playing an integral role in bolstering the presence of Filipino businesses and assisting entrepreneurs in the UAE.
The PBC Dubai Interface 2015 was held with the support of sponsors – RAK Free Trade Zone, Ayala Land International, Landmark Group (Max Fashion and Emax), as well as Western Union and Illustrado Magazine, and was organized by the PBC Executive Committee consisting of – Bobbie Carella (Chairman), Red Vargas (Vice Chairman), Eden Borja (Treasurer), Caloy Serrano and Marty Plumley (Membership), Lalaine Chu-Benitez (Marketing), Andy Minodin (Projects), Christine Gonzales and Leo Barrameda (Secretariat). The program was hosted by Mike Ortega and Lalaine Chu-Benitez, with entertainment provided by Danilo, a tenor who was flown in from Qatar with the accompaniment of keyboard artist Angelo. There was also an art exhibit by the UST Alumni.