BEYOND THE RULES: DATA PRIVACY IN PRACTICE
GGAPP, in partnership with the Ateneo de Manila University Graduate School of Business held a data privacy seminar titled "Beyond the Rules: Data Privacy in Practice" last February 9, 2018 at the Amphitheater, Ateneo Professional Schools in Makati City, Philippines. GGAPP invited Deputy Privacy Commissioner Ivy D. Patdu of the National Privacy Commission and Atty. Maria Cecilia Soria, a data privacy lawyer and consultant, to give their insights on matters relating to the Data Privacy Act of 2012.
GOVERNANCE, ETHICS AND COMPLIANCE OFFICER'S SUMMIT
On July 28-29, 2017, GGAPP held its first Governance, Ethics, and Compliance Officers' Summit at the Hotel Monticello, Tagaytay City, Philippines. GGAPP invited De La Salle University (DLSU) Full Professor Benito L. Teehankee, Atty. Alexander B. Cabrera, Chairman & Senior Partner, Isla Lipana & Co. (PwC Philippines), and Mr. Robert Bascon of the Institute of Corporate Directors (ICD) to share their insights on the current state of governance, ethics and compliance in the Philippines. Also sharing his wisdom was special guest, Mr. Richard Borgonan, who discussed Christian Ethics and Workplace Morality.
5th ANNUAL GGAPP FORUM
"GAPS AND BRIDGES: THE FUTURE OF PHILIPPINE GOVERNANCE"
GGAPP, in partnership with Isla Lipana & Co. (PwC) hosted its 5th Annual GGAPP Forum on Good Governance, Ethics and Compliance, titled "Gaps and Bridges: the Future of Philippine Governance" last May 24, 2017 at the Conrad Manila, Mall of Asia Complex, Pasay City, Philippines. Headlining the event were Mr. Diwa C. Guinigundo, Deputy Governor, Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas, Atty. Francis Ed. Lim, President of SharePHIL, Atty. Alexander B. Cabrera, Chairman & Senior Partner, Isla Lipana & Co. (PwC Philippines), and Atty. Teresita J. Herbosa, Chairperson, Securities & Exchange Commission (SEC). Also providing their valuable insights and time were panel members Dr. Roberto F. De Ocampo, former Secretary of Finance, Mr. Rex C. Drilon II, Vice Chairman, Institute of Corporate Directors, Ms. Corazon P. Guidote, SVP for Investor Relations, SM Investments Corp., Atty. Rosario Carmela Gonzales-Austria, Asst. Director, Corporate Governance, SEC, Mr. Sundara Raj, CEO, PwC's South East Asian Consulting, Mr. Dante T. Fuentes, Chief Compliance Officer, Security Bank Corp., and Dr. Benito L. Teehankee, Full Professor, De La Salle University.
2016 GGAPP ROUNDTABLE DISCUSSION
On August 19, 2016, GGAPP hosted a roundtable activity at the Metropolitan Club, Rockwell, Makati City. GGAPP invited SEC Director Justina F. Callangan, Atty. Siegfred B. Mison and Atty. J.J Disini to talk on their respective fields of expertise.
2016 ANNUAL GENERAL MEMBERSHIP MEETING
In January of 2016, GGAPP held its Annual General Membership Meeting at its home office in Ateneo Professional Schools, Rockwell, Makati City. Taken up during the AGM was the nomination and election of Trustees and Officers for 2016 and Committee Reports.
4th ANNUAL GGAPP FORUM
"BOARD INDEPENDENCE: REALITY OR MYTH?"
The 4th Annual GGAPP Forum on Good Governance, Business Ethics, and Compliance, titled "Board Independence: Reality or Myth?", was held on October 19, 2015 at Dusit Thani Hotel, Makati City. Retired Chief Justice Artemio V. Panginiban and Mr. Francis G. Estrada, Chairman of the Institute of Corporate Directors, were the Main Speakers. Mr. Manny V. Pangilinan, Mr. Romy L. Bernardo, Ms. Leonora V. De Jesus, Mr. Jose T. Sio, Mr. Gregorio S. Navarro and Atty. Francis E. Lim were the panelists. SEC Chairperson Teresita J. Herbosa gave the Keynote address.
2014 ANNUAL PLANNING SESSION
GGAPP's 2014 Annual Planning Session was held on July 18, 2014 at the First Pacific Leadership Academy, Antipolo City. The annual activity allows GGAPP's members to review the previous year's performance and strategically plan its activities for the coming year.
3rd ANNUAL GGAPP FORUM
"CONVERGING LIGHTS ON GOOD GOVERNANCE REFORMS"
The 3rd Annual GGAPP Forum on Good Governance, Business Ethics, and Compliance, titled "Converging Lights on Good Governance Reforms", was held on March 17, 2014, at the Intercontinental Hotel, Makati City. the forum speakers were His Eminence Luis antonio Cardinal Tagle, Archbishop of Manila, Hon. Maria Leonor Robredo, Congresswoman, 3rd District Camarines Sur, and Mr. Guillermo "Bill" Luz, Co-Chairman of the Philippine National Competitiveness Council.
2013 ANNUAL PLANNING SESSION
GGAPP held its Annual Planning Session on August 23, 2013 at OneE-Com Center, Mall of Asia Complex, Pasay City. The annual activity allows GGAPP's members to review the previous year's performance and strategically plan its activities for the coming year.
2013 ANNUAL GENERAL MEMBERSHIP MEETING
In January of 2013, GGAPP held its second Annual General Membership Meeting. The AGM was hosted by the Manila Water Company in Quezon City. Included in the AGM agenda was the nomination and election of Trustees and Officers for 2013, Committee Reports and a special tour of Manila Water's facilities.
2012 ANNUAL PLANNING SESSION
GGAPP held its 2012 Planning Session last July 19-20, 2012 at Anvaya Cove, Morong, Bataan, Philippines. The annual event serves as a venue for its members to review the previous year's performance and strategically plan its activities for the coming year.
2012 ANNUAL GENERAL MEMBERSHIP MEETING
On January 20, 2012 , GGAPP held its first Annual General Membership Meeting. The AGM was held at the Manila Water Company's office in Balara, Quezon City. Highlights of the AGM include the nomination and election of Trustees and Officers for 2012, Committee Reports and a special presentation given by representatives of Integrity Initiative.
GOOD GOVERNANCE SYMPOSIUM
On December 7, 2011, GGAPP conducted its first educational activity entitled Tips and Traps: A Discussion on the Experiences of US and Global Companies in Ethics, Compliance and Corporate Governance. Mr. Steve Priest of the Ethical Leadership Group/Global Compliance Services based in New York was the event's resource person.
2011 ANNUAL PLANNING SESSION
GGAPP held its first annual planning session on July 21-22, 2011 at the Taal Vista Hotel in Tagaytay City, Philippines. The activity gave GGAPP an opportunity to establish its Mission, Vision and Values, aligning with these its plans for the upcoming year and the future of the association.
ORGANIZATIONAL LAUNCH AND INDUCTION OF OFFICERS
GGAPP held its Organizational Launch and Induction of Officers on April 1, 2011 at the Lighthouse, MERALCO. Representatives of Philippine Stock Exchange (PSE), Institute of Corporate Directors (ICD) and the Bangko Sentral Pilipinas (BSP) were present to lend their support to GGAPP. The officers were inducted by Securities Exchange Commission (SEC) Secretary Gerald Lukban. The keynote address was given by Mr. Keith Darcy, Executive Director of the Ethics and Compliance Officer Association (ECOA), a worldwide organization of ethics and compliance officers based out of Massachusetts, U.S.A.