GGAPP held a Governance, Ethics & Compliance (GEC) Academy: Concept & Education Module Development Workshop on May 18, 2018 at the Pasig Room, the Lighthouse, MERALCO Compound, Pasig City, Philippines. The whole-day activity was designed to "train-the-trainers" and establish standard education modules for GGAPP's upcoming GEC Academy. The workshop was facilitated by GGAPP's Education Committee, led by the Chairman of the Board, Atty. Vincent Edward R. Festin and Vice Chairman of the Education Committee, Mr. Alvin Dave M. Pusing. Immediately following the workshop was GGAPP's regular monthly meeting which was hosted by MERALCO. Past President and Trustee, Atty. Jocelyn C. Villar-Altamira discussed Liabilities of the Board during the Knowledge Sharing Session of the meeting.
On May 10, 2018, GGAPP, in partnership with the Philippine Chamber of Commerce and Industry (PCCI) Corporate Governance Committee, conducted a governance training program at the PCCI Secretariat Office in Fort Bonifacio, Taguig. Representing GGAPP were Past President and Trustee, Atty. Jocelyn C. Villar-Altamira, External Vice President, Atty. George T. Hipolito, and Senior Advisor, Atty. Elmer D. Nitura. Atty. Altamira spoke on corporate governance and board matters, while Atty. Hipolito shared his knowledge on data privacy. Also present were PCCI Honorary Chairman, Mr. Edgardo G. Lacson and Ms. Donna Brazas Angulo of the PCCI Corporate Governance Committee.