Jose Mario G. Montejo is the current secretary of the Department of Science and Technology (DOST). He was appointed by President Benigno Simeon Aquino III on 1 July 2010. As inventor and engineer, he aims to solve the country’s recurring problems like flood and traffic congestion. He and his staff also plan to address the increasing number of dengue cases in the country through locally conceived and fabricated traps for attracting and eliminating dengue-carrying mosquitoes. Montejo obtained a BS Mechanical Engineering degree from the University of the Philippines, Diliman (UP) in 1975. In 1989, Montejo received the Gold Medal Award for Creative Research from the Filipino Inventors Society. He was among the 100 Outstanding Alumni Engineers of the Century awarded by the UP College of Engineering in 2011.
Secretary Montejo will welcome all delegates in the upcoming Asia Digital Marketing Expo 2015 happening on July 26, 2015 at SMX Aura, Taguig, Philippines and will be introduced by TAG Media and Public Relations CEO Engr. Grace Bondad Nicolas.
The complete set of speakers are as follows;
Mario Montejo- Secretary, Department of Science and Technology (DOST)
Xavier Marzan- CEO, Globe GXI
Constantin Roberts – Managing Director, Zalora
Tina Pang- Head of Online Sales, Twitter
Earl Valencia- Head Corporate Development/Innovations, Smart Communications
Kristian Melquiades- General Manager, Viber Philippines
Richard Upton- President, John Robert Powers Asia
Donald Lim- Chief Digital Officer, ABS CBN
Janette Toral- E Commerce Advocate, Digital Club Filipino
Robert Yupangco- President, Yupangco Group of Companies
Chinkee Tan- Best Selling Author, Motivational Speaker, Radio Host and Wealth & Wellness Coach
Rebecca Bustamante Mills- CEO, Chalre Associates & President, Asia CEO Awards
Mikel Yaw- CEO, Elabram Systems Group
Carlos Celdran- Brand Ambassador, Tour Guide
Maria Camille Montejo- CEO, NWSteel Technologies & Tree Top Adventure Inc.
Kim Bernardo Lokin- Managing Editor, Business Class Magazine
Pocholo Gonzales- CEO, Creative Voices Productions
Tanya Llana- Marketing & Sales Director, Victoria Court & General Manager, Hotel La Corona De Lipa
James Jimenez- Director, Commission On Elections
Lloyd Luna- CEO, Lloyd Luna Corporation
Jonathan Luzuriaga- President, Philippine Software Industry Association
Donald Felbaum- Managing Director, Optel
Lewis Hong- Web Digital Marketing Specialist, Xyxon Pte. Ltd.
At Asia Digital Marketing Expo 2015, different top executives will join together to share the future of online marketing in the Philippines and for the Asia Pacific Region with the following points to discuss; • The digital economy of the Philippines • Positioning the Philippines as a gateway from east to west and west to east • Is the Philippines ready to be a cashless society? • Disrupting tradition and embracing innovation • Technology and entrepreneurship driving inclusive growth • Micro- multinationals- e commerce connecting SMEs to ASEAN and beyond