Republic of the Philippines Southern Luzon State University
College of Business Administration
Junior Philippine Institute of Accountants
1st Region IV Accountancy Congress
Lipa City Cultural Center
Lipa City, Batangas
August 27, 2011
Association of Certified Public Accountants in Education- Region IV, Inc. ( ACPAE-IV) held its 1st Region IV Accountancy Congress at Lipa City Cultural Center, Lipa City, Batangas, August 27, with the theme “Academe- Industry Alliance: Career Opportunities in Crossing The Borders”. SLSA-JPIA fourth year students, officer and adviser attended the aforementioned event.
The program was started around 9am with the procession of the ACPAE-IV officers and preceded by an invocation and followed by the Philippine National Anthem. The President of ACPAE-IV, Nilo M. Burgos gave his salutation remarks for the accomplices of the said event and pursued by Prof. Win Lu Ballada, the President Elect of ACPAE-IV. The keynote speaker Sen. Jinggoy Ejercito Estrada, Senate President Pro-Tempore was not able to be present at the congress due to a few circumstances but he gave Hon. George “ER” Ejercito, Governor of Laguna a dispensation to take action as his spokesperson and he was commenced by Dr. Galicano V. Del Mundo, Ex-officio Adviser to the Board.
Around 11am, the parallel sessions of updates- “Updates on the Subject on Certified Public Accountants Board Examination and Updates on the Syllabus” and it was presided by Dr. Ruthward Mendoza and Hon. Jose Estayag Jr.
After the parallel sessions of updates was lunch break and around 1pm was the talk of different speaker in dissimilar field in relation to the imperative theme of the congress like tips on how to turn out to be victorious and followed by the diverse activities like the raffle draw of different souvenir of the event which is...