Join PIECE 2017 – An Event that will Help You Become an Entrepreneur or Grow Your Business


I got invited to a bloggers/press conference hosted by Ad Asia Conventions & Exhibitions International Corp., and I am excited to share their coming event with you. They will be holding the The Philippine International Entrepreneur Conference and Expo (PIECE) 2017 this month. It will feed your entrepreneurial spirit, help you network/make new business connections, explore new business options, and find prospective partners/suppliers/customers. I know many of you are considering starting your own business someday, or may already be working on one. Either way, PIECE 2017 is sure to benefit you in many ways. It’s time to pursue your dream of becoming a successful entrepreneur!


Anne Calingacion, Ad Asia, PIECE 2017, The Philippine International Entrepreneur Conference and Expo (PIECE) 2017
Anne Calingacion, PR Officer for Ad Asia. She’s hard at work promoting the event. I was just watching her earlier today in an interview with ANC Shoptalk.


The Philippine International Entrepreneur Conference and Expo (PIECE) is a global event that aims to empower aspiring entrepreneurs, growing startups, and existing businesses. It will be held at the SMX Convention Center (next to Mall of Asia in Pasay City), and will bring together 150 Micro Small Medium Enterprises (MSMEs), Small and Medium-sized Enterprises (SMEs), Franchise and Retail business, with over 8,000 expected visitors. The event will create an environment that brings the business community together and foster vital connections.

The event will be made up of a two-day conference held on March 21-22 and a three-day expo that will be held on March 24-26.

The event gives you the opportunity to do the following:

  • Innovate your brand
  • Learn from business experts
  • Access new networks
  • Be inspired by well-known speakers
  • Unlock your full potential to achieve success



The two-day conference will feature top business personalities who will be discussing topics that will feed your entrepreneurial spirit.


Bird’s Eye View of the Business Sector in the Philippines, SME’s in Particular
Undersecretary Zenaida C. Maglaya, Head of Regional Operations Group (Department of Trade & Industry)

An Introduction of Stock Investing and How to Spot Genuine Networking Businesses
Dir. Jose P. Aquino, Enforcement and Investor Protection (Security & Exchange Commission)

How TESDA Can Help Aspiring Entrepreneurs Enhance Their Skills and Passion in Preparation for Their Future Ventures
Technical Educations & Skills Development Authority – TESDA

The Rise of Rervice Industry Worldwide
Mr. Mike Ohagan – Founder of MiniMovers

Igniting Your Business Genius
Mr. Rolly Pagaspas, Announcer – Radyo Inquirer Negosyo, Kabuhayan, Atbp.

How Helping A Community Can Be A Key for Your Success
Ms. Reese Fernandez-Ruiz – President & Founding Partner of Rags2Riches

How to Hire The Best Talents
Jobstreet Philippines

Business in a Virtual Setup

Advantages of Having a Franchise in the Growing Trend of SME’s
Joselito Samson – Assistant Vice President, FRANCORP

Sales Techniques for Future Entrepinoys
Mr. Mario Berta, President – FlySpaces

Power Dressing for Entrepreneurs
Ms. Jewel Lobaton-Pimentel

Financial Options for Your Start-Up Plus Survival Tips
Mr. Chinkee Tan – Motivational Speaker

Branding Tactics and Strategies in the E-market
Jannette Toral – Digital Filipino

Millennial’s Emergence in the Business World and How to Follow Their Footsteps
Mr. Moritz Gastl, Managing Director –

Digital Advertising Know-How’s
Mr. Marc Laurenze Celis, Managing Director – Brand Philosophy

Tips and Tricks in Entering and Competing in the Market
Mr. Jorge Wieneke, Founder – Tokyo Tempura

How To Effectively Build Your Business Plan
Mr. Reyron Del Rosario, President – Philippine Innovation Entrepreneurship Mission, Inc.

Among the highlights of the event are a raffle promo, a #businesshack forum, entrep awards, and a networking night.



The three-day expo will provide you with access to businesses and entrepreneurs  from many different sectors showcasing their products and services. This is a great option for people looking to scout for prospective suppliers, partners and network opportunities. It is also great for those who would like to explore ideas for new business ventures.



Learn more about the event by visiting PIECE’s official website or their facebook page.


How to Join

You may register to the event through this link: Event Registration.

You can join the expo for only Php 50 per day. Early registration online puts the price down to only Php 30 per day. You may attend the expo without attending the conference. The regular price for the conference is Php 8000. If you can go to the event with four other people, I can personally arrange a HUUUGE discount for you. Just contact me through email, or through my social media accounts:

facebook: @UrbanPonder
instagram: @tahnadv



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Author: Tahna de Veyra

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5 thoughts on “Join PIECE 2017 – An Event that will Help You Become an Entrepreneur or Grow Your Business

  1. Wow. Looks like a great networking event. I would lovw to go to some travel conferences and connect with other bloggers/photographers/writers. Thanks for inspiring me to pursue this path!

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