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Saturday, April 21, 2007

April 27: DigitalFilipino Web Awards Ceremony and Networking

The Web Awards will be having its awards ceremony this Friday, 9 am to 3 pm, April 27, 2007. This will be held at the Penthouse of Board of Investments, Gil Puyat Avenue (corner Paseo De Roxas), Makati City.
We encourage club members to take advantage of this event and mingle with the owners or representatives of the thirty-one websites we will be honoring during this event. We also welcome any help in this regard from handling the registration, issuing of name tags, be assigned to take care of several winners, food distribution, trophy handling, hosting the programme, talking to the press, among others. Raffle contribution and additional prizes will be more than welcome as well.

The agenda of the awards are as follows:

8:00 - 9:00 Registration
9:00 - 9:15 Welcome remarks - What makes a great website?

9:15 - 10:30 Winners announcement (Apparel/Fashion, Art, Association / Organization, Auction / Shopping Portal, Automotive, Beauty, Blog - Personal, Blog - Professional, Books,Community, Computer/Consumer Electronics, Consumer Banking/Bills Payment, Corporate / Professional, Education, Food, Games)

10:30 - 10:45 Promoting your business online (Aileen Apolo, Google)

10:45 - 12:15 Winners announcement (Gifts, Government, Home Furnishings, Insurance, Music/Movie/Film, Newspaper, Pharmaceuticals, Podcast, Politics, Real Estate, Services, Social Networking, Telecom / Value Added Services, Tourism, Travel)

12:15 - 1:30 Lunch

1:30 - 2:00 The APEC Digital Opportunity Center (ADOC) Award (Guest Speaker from TECO)

  • ADOC ICT Award 3rd Place (Special prize)
  • ADOC ICT Award 2nd Place (Special prize)
  • ADOC ICT Award 1st Place (ADOC Week participation on July 24 to 27, 2007 in Taiwan and special prize)

2:00 - 2:30 Closing and Group Picture

Club members are requested to confirm their attendance for food count purposes.

Interested non-members are requested to sign up as a member prior to April 27 and confirm attendance for food count purposes.

There are three types of membership: Individual, SME, Corporate.

We hope you can join. Thank you.