Sunday, September 14, 2014

Manila International Book Fair (MIBF) @SMX MOA Sept 2014


The country’s biggest book event is here! Check out Manila International Book Fair (MIBF) from September 17 - 21, 2014 at the SMX Convention Center, SM Mall of Asia, Pasay City.  Enjoy good reads, great deals and huge discounts on books & magazines, book launches and signings, and fun & exciting literary activities.



Now on its 35th year, the MIBF still remains the country’s biggest and longest-running book fair. It showcases the largest and most varied collection of literature for leisure and academic reading. Everything you need from fiction bestsellers, to textbooks, to graphic novels, and even educational materials are all under one roof. Moreover, the MIBF is also the go-to venue for this year’s most awaited book launches and signings, dialogues with readers, contests, and other literary events. The MIBF also has become a gathering of sorts for bookworms of all ages and walks of life to celebrate the joys of reading and the knowledge each book brings about. 


Get big discounts on bestsellers, sequels, new releases and bargain books at National Book Store's booth. Enjoy freebies and giveaways, pick-a-prize promos, games and contests, mascot visits, and other activities by Artline, Dong-A, M&G Titus and Uni. Meet and greet, and have your books signed by local authors Alex Gonzaga for “Dear Alex, Break na Kami! Paano?! Love, Catherine”, Ramon Bautista for “Help! Ayoko Na Sa Syota Ko!” and Lourd De Veyra, Vic and Avelynn Garcia for “Unleash”, and Tsina Cajayon, Colette Winslette, YG King, Rizza Maruja and Lee Miyaki. Plus...Join bestselling authors Jennifer E. Smith and Lissa Price for a book signing event on September 21, 2 pm. Registration starts at 10 am. Only the first 200 registrants will be given signing slots.



SCHEDULE OF SPECIAL EVENTS
(subject to change without prior notice)

DAY 1 - Wednesday, September 17, 2014

8:00 A.M. – 10:30 A.M. / Meeting Rooms 4 – 6

Asean Cross Border Mobility of Professionals: An Opportunity or Threat?
Speaker: Ms. Dominique R. Tutay, Director, Bureau of Local Employment (DOLE)
Fees: Members – Php 200.00, Non-members – Php 300.00, Students – Php 100.00
Philippine Librarians Association, Inc. (PLAI)

9:30 A.M. – 10:30 A.M. / Stage Area
Eucharistic Celebration

10:30 A.M. – 12:00 NN / Stage Area

Opening Ceremonies
1:00 P.M. – 2:00 P.M. / Stage Area
7 Incredible Ways To Make Technology Work in The Classroom
Data Science and Technology Corporation

1:00 P.M. – 3:30 P.M. / Meeting Rooms 4 - 6
Staying Relevant: Understanding Self-Directed Learning for Library and Information Professionals
Speaker: Ms. Carina C. Samaniego, Director of Ateneo de Manila Archives
Fees: Members – Php 300.00, Non-members – Php 350.00, Students – Php 200.00
Philippine Association of Academic & Research Librarians (PAARL)

3:00 P.M. – 5:00 P.M. / Stage Area
Book Events
National Book Development Board (NBDB)

5:30 P.M. – 8:00 P.M. / Stage Area
Black Ink Meet and Greet
Precious Pages Corp.

6:00 P.M. – 8:00 P.M. / Meeting Rooms 4 – 6
Gintong Aklat Awards
Book Development Association of the Philippines (BDAP)

DAY 2 - Thursday, September 18, 2014

8:00 A.M. – 10:00 A.M. / Meeting Room 6
Life is Abundant but Librarians are Scarce
Speaker: Dr. Reysa C. Alenzuela, Dean of Academics of Cabalum Western College
Fees: Members – Php 200.00, Non-members – Php 300.00, Undergraduate Students – Php 100.00
Philippine Association of Teachers of Library and Information Science, Inc. (PATLS)

10:00 A.M. – 10:30 A.M. / Stage Area
Filipino Reader Conference Kick Off and Filipino Reader’s Choice Award Announcement of Finalist
Filipino Readercon

10:30 A.M. – 12:30 P.M. / Meeting Room 4
Take Charge of your Health: Live Smarter, Live Longer
Fees: Members- Php 150.00, Non-members – Php 200.00, Students – Php 100.00
Medical & Health Librarians Association of the Philippines (MAHLAP)

10:30 A.M. – 12:30 P.M. / Meeting Room 6
A lecture on “Thematic Approach to Teaching Using Children’s Literature”
Speakers: Dr. Yzo Leon and Ms. Krysel May Narce
Great Books Trading

11:00 A.M. – 12:00 NN / Stage Area
ASEAN Core Skill: Robots In the Classroom
Data Science and Technology Corporation

11:00 A.M. – 2:00 P.M. / Meeting Room 5
Moymoy Lolomboy Press Conference
Precious Pages Corp.

1:00 P.M. – 3:00 P.M. / Meeting Room 6
ASEAN Economic Community 2015: Role of Filipino Librarians in Knowledge Sharing and Integration
Speaker: Hon. Lourdes T. David, Member, Professional Regulatory Board for Librarians, Instructor at University of the Philippines Los Baños and Consultant, Rizal Library, Ateneo de Manila University
Fee: Php 200.00
University of the Philippines Library Science Alumni Association (UPLSAA)

1:00 P.M. – 5:00 P.M. / Stage Area
The 5th Goodwill Bookstore Inter-School Quiz
Goodwill Bookstore, Inc.

1:30 P.M. – 2:30 P.M. / Meeting Room 4
3D Printing Technology: Shaping the 21st Century K12 Classroom
Data Science and Technology Corp.

3:00 P.M. – 5:00 P.M. / Meeting Room 5
Booklaunching of DBCS Monograph Series
Speakers: Fr. Rafael dela Cruz, SDB and Fr. Raymund Acuña, SDB
Word & Life Publications

4:00 P.M. – 5:00 P.M. / Meeting Room 6
Redesigning Information Literacy: What Every Librarian Should Do to Empower Learners
Speaker: Ms. Marian Ramos-Eclevia, Associate Librarian at the DLSU Learning Commons
Fees: Members - Php 200.00, Non-members - Php 300.00, Undergraduate Students - Php 100.00
Philippine Normal University Library and Information Science Alumni Association (PNU-LISAA), Inc.

5:30 P.M. – 6:30 P.M. / Meeting Room 5
Dialogue with Creators of Children’s Content
National Book Development Board (NBDB)

5:30 P.M. – 7:30 P.M. / Stage Area
CSM Grand Book Launching
Church Strengthening Ministry, Inc.

DAY 3 - Friday, September 19, 2014

10:00 A.M. – 12:00 NN / Stage Area
Storytelling Session with Vibal Group – LG& M Chikiting Books
Vibal Publishing House, Inc.

10:00 A.M. – 12:00 NN / Meeting Rooms 2 & 3
Effective Citizen Journalism
Speaker: Ms. Bea Rose Santiago, Ms. International 2013
Association of Special Libraries of the Philippines (ASLP)

10:30 A.M. – 11:30 A.M. / Meeting Room 6
Launching of Paulines Online Shop
Paulines Publishing House

12:30 P.M. – 1:30 P.M. / Stage Area
Family Life 101
Speakers: Ms. Bessie Rios and Ptr. Clem Guillermo
Manila International Book Fair and Church Strengthening Ministry

2:00 P.M. – 5:00 P.M. / Stage Area
Lampara Kids Event: Magbasa, Makisaya, Maging Batang Lampara
Precious Pages Corp.

5:00 P.M. – 8:00 P.M. / Meeting Rooms 5 & 6
OMF Literature Inc.’s Book Launching of New Title
OMF Literature, Inc.

6:00 P.M. – 8:00 P.M. / Stage Area
Book Launching
Biblica Publishing & Distribution Foundation, Inc.

DAY 4 - Saturday, September 20, 2014

9:00 A.M. – 11:00 A.M. / Meeting Room 8
Lecture at Language and Literature Conference
Speaker: Ms. Candy Gourlay
Anvil Publishing, Inc.

10:00 A.M. – 5:00 P.M. / Stage Area
5th St Pauls Bible Quiz Championship
St Pauls and Manila International Book Fair

10:30 A.M. – 12:30 P.M. / Meeting Room 7
Joint Book Discussion
Flips Flipping Pages and The Filipino Group

1:00 P.M. – 2:30 P.M. / Meeting Room 7
Marketing 101 for Authors
National Book Development Board
1:00 P.M. – 3:00 P.M. / Meeting Room 4
Utilizing Educational Technologies to Maximize Learning
Speaker: Ms. Virginia Andrada, Managing Partner/Operations and Finance
Mite Asia Enterprise

1:00 P.M. – 5:00 P.M. / Meeting Room 8
Lampara Story Writing Workshop
Precious Pages Corp.

2:00 P.M. – 6:00 P.M. / Meeting Rooms 5 & 6
Booklat Members Get Together Party
Precious Pages Corp.

3:00 P.M. – 6:00 P.M. / Meeting Room 7
PHR Cocktail Party
Precious Pages Corp.

5:00 P.M. – 6:00 P.M. / Stage Area
Eucharistic Celebration

DAY 5 - Sunday, September 21, 2014

8:00 A.M. – 11:00 A.M. / Meeting Rooms 7 & 8
Pathfinder : Updates
Speaker: Dr. Juan C. Buenrostro
Fees: Professionals – Php 200.00, Students – Php 100.00
Ortigas Center Library Consortium (OCLC), Inc.

9:30 A.M. – 12:30 P.M. / Meeting Room 4
Klasrum Adarna for Creatives (Private & Invitational)
Adarna House, Inc.

10:30 A.M. – 12:30 P.M. / Stage Area
Wattpad: Redefining what it means to be a Reader
Wattpad

1:00 P.M. – 4:00 P.M. / Function Room 1
Annual Wattpad MeetUp
Wattpad

1:00 PM – 5:00 P.M. / Stage Area
Annual Lampara Storytelling Competition: Kuwentong Bata, Kuwentistang Bata
Precious Pages Corp.

1:00 P.M. – 5:00 P.M. / Meeting Rooms 4 & 5
Liturgical Music Workshop
Asian Catholic Communicators, Inc. (ACCI) & Manila International Book Fair

3:00 P.M. – 6:00 P.M. / Meeting Rooms 7 & 8
How to Write a Book
Speaker: Dr. Isagani R. Cruz
Central Book Supply, Inc.

5:30 P.M. – 6:00 P.M. / Stage Area
SVP Meet and Greet: Inspiration Up-close
Shepherd's Voice Publications, Inc.



Entrance fee P20.00 (regular)  P15.00 for students and senior citizens.

Tickets can be purchased on site from September 17 to 21, 2014 at the ticket counters located at the lobby of SMX Convention Center.

For more details, please call tel. nos. 896-06661 / 895-1706 / 896-0682 or visit their website: www.manilabookfair.com

For schools or group visits, kindly call telephone numbers:  896-0682 / 896-0661 or email: bookfair@primetradeasia.com or info@primetradeasia.com



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