What:7th Regional Competitiveness Summit
When:24 October 2019, Thursday, 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
(Registration starts at 8:00 a.m.)

Reception Hall, PICC, Pasay City

Who:President Rodrigo Duterte
DTI Secretary Ramon Lopez
DTI Undersecretary Rafaelita M. Aldaba
Representatives from National Government Agencies
Local Government Units

The DTI-Competitiveness Bureau will be conducting the 7th Regional Competitiveness Summit to recognize the most competitive cities and municipalities for 2019. The event will highlight the results of the Cities and Municipalities Competitiveness Index 2019, which ranks over 1,500 local government units across the country.

How: To confirm your attendance and inquire for details, please reply to this email glaidelanncatilo@dti.gov.ph or contact thru 09219301436.

The press may wish to cover the following highlights:

  1. Opening Ceremony
  2. Conferment of Awards
  3. Press Conference
  4. Keynote message of the President 

Below is the provisional program for your reference. Please note that attendance of some speakers are still subject to confirmation. Due to limited seats and security requirements, we highly encourage you to confirm your attendance on or before 5:00 PM, October 22, 2019. Please include the names of your crew and vehicle plate number. Thank you.



Please visit the following website and social media pages for updates:

Official website: www.dti.gov.ph
DTI Official FB Page: DTI Philippines
DTI Competitiveness Bureau FB Page: DTICBPhilippines