DZUP Special Features September 2018 Episodes

DZUP Special Features September 2018 Episodes

Date Episode Guest/Speaker
September 4, 2018 ASEANnale 2018: Capturing the spirit of ASEAN in the Digital Times

The ASEANnale theme of capturing the spirit of ASEAN in the Digital Times and ASEANnale as a venue for expression and contribution of ideas, voices, culture, art, and research, Realizing ASEAN identity through ‘common determination’, cooperation, participation and peace, Unity and what binds the ASEAN and the focus on diaspora, disaster and democracy

Grace Javier Alfonso, Ph.D.
Professor Emeritus, UP Film Institute
Former Chancellor, UP Open University


Danilo L. Concepcion, Ll.M.
Professor and President, UP System

J. Prospero E. de Vera III, DPA
Professor, UP National College of Public Administration and Governance
Officer in-charge, Commission on Higher Education

September 5, 2018 ASEANnale 2018: Capturing the spirit of ASEAN in the Digital Times
Building an ASEAN identity and community, History and success of ASEAN over the years despite doubt and bringing the awareness of ASEAN and regional institutions closer to people, with relevance still being the challenge to ASEAN, ASEAN’s role in bringing the story closer to community activists and policy-makers
Elaine Tan
Executive Director, ASEAN Foundation

H.E. Elizabeth P. Buensuceso
Permanent Representative of the Philippines to the ASEAN

Baby Ruth Villarama-Gutierrez
Director, Sunday Beauty Queen

September 6, 2018 ASEANnale 2018: Capturing the spirit of ASEAN in the Digital Times
Spirituality and community action in community development, Diaspora and digitalization transforming physical networks into virtual ones, The interaction of the French, Chinese, and Vietnamese through trade, economy, and politics
Nick Deocampo
Associate Professor, UP Film Institute

Orlando S. Mercado, Ph.D.
Secretary-General, Eastern Regional Organization for Public Administration

Nguyen Thi Hoai Phoung, Ph.D.
Lecturer, Vietnam National University College of Social Science and Humanity

September 7, 2018 ASEANnale 2018: Capturing the spirit of ASEAN in the Digital Times
Democracy index illustrating how democracies in ASEAN are moving and temporary, Promoting ASEAN awareness and intercultural understanding with culture as a pillar of mutual understanding
Suthipand Chirathivat, Ph.D.
Director, ASEAN Studies Center, Chulalongkorn University

Girard Philip E. Bonotan
Senior Officer, Culture and Information Division, ASEAN Secretariat

September 11, 2018 ASEANnale 2018: Capturing the spirit of ASEAN in the Digital Times

Overview of disasters in the ASEAN region and the Philippines, Psychosocial support as part of disaster response

Alfredo Mahar Francisco A. Lagmay, Ph.D.
Professor, UP National Institute of Geological Sciences

Executive Director, UP Resilience Center

Zenaida P. Beltejar, Ph.D.
Lecturer, UPOU Faculty of Management and Development Studies
Head, Philippine Red Cross Social Welfare Department

September 12, 2018 ASEANnale 2018: Capturing the spirit of ASEAN in the Digital Times
Disaster and economics, Health sector and disaster preparedness
Edimon Ginting, Ph.D.
Director, Economic Analysis and Operational Support Division, Asian Development Bank

Sheila R. Bonito, DrPH
Professor, UPOU Faculty of Management and Development Studies
Dean, UP Manila College of Nursing

September 13, 2018 ASEANnale 2018: Capturing the spirit of ASEAN in the Digital Times
Diaspora and diversity
Brenda S.A. Yeoh, DPhil
Professor, Department of Geography, National University of Singapore
September 18, 2018 ASEANnale 2018: Capturing the spirit of ASEAN in the Digital Times
Diversity and belongingness, Internationalization of Philippine higher education in the context of national interests and priorities, Importance of openness and culture of sharing, The ASEANnale theme of capturing the spirit of ASEAN in the Digital Times and ASEANnale as a venue for expression and contribution of ideas, voices, culture, art, and research, Realizing ASEAN identity through ‘common determination’, cooperation, participation and peace
Melinda dP. Bandalaria, Ph.D.
Professor and Chancellor, UP Open University

Lily Freida T. Macabangun-Milla, Ll. B.
Director, International Affairs Staff, Commission on Higher Education

Grace Javier Alfonso, Ph.D.
Professor, UP Film Institute
Former Chancellor, UP Open University


Danilo L. Concepcion, Ll.M.
Professor and President, UP System

September 19, 2018 Roundtable Discussion on inflation
2018 Food crisis: rice and poultry production, importation, distribution, and inflation
Virginia Benosa-Llorin
Greenpeace Philippines

Hazel Tanchuling
Rice Watch and Action Network

Bong Inciong
President, United Broiler-Raisers Association

September 20, 2018 Roundtable Discussion on inflation
2018 Food crisis: rice and poultry production, importation, distribution, and inflation
Shen Maglinte
Sibol ng Agham at Teknolohiya

Pepe Tanchuling
NGOs for Fisheries Reform

Toby Melissa C. Monsod, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, UP School of Economics

September 21, 2018 Countdown to the 50th Anniversary of the First Quarter Storm of 1970 Forum
First Quarter Storm of 1970, activism, criticism of Duterte administration
Ed Tablan
Vice Chair, FQS@50 Movement

Bonifacio P. Ilagan
Vice-Chair, Samahan ng Ex-Detainees Laban sa Detensyon at Aresto (Selda)
Spokesperson, Free All Political Prisoners Campaign


Jose Maria C. Sison
Founder, Communist Party of the Philippines

September 25, 2018 Countdown to the 50th Anniversary of the First Quarter Storm of 1970 Forum
First Quarter Storm of 1970, activism, criticism of Duterte administration
Jason Jarabejo
Chairperson, UP CMC Student Council

Michael Charleston “Xiao” B. Chua
Assistant Professorial Lecturer, De La Salle University Department of History
Lecturer, UP Department of Broadcast Communication


Rowena R. Boquiren
Professorial Lecturer in Biology, UP Baguio

September 26, 2018 Countdown to the 50th Anniversary of the First Quarter Storm of 1970 Forum
First Quarter Storm of 1970, activism, criticism of Duterte administration
Michael Charleston “Xiao” B. Chua
Assistant Professorial Lecturer, De La Salle University Department of History
Lecturer, UP Department of Broadcast Communication


Claudee Melegrito
STAND-UP CMC

Nickolo Meynard Domingo
Anakbayan UP Diliman

Jason Jarabejo
Chairperson, UP CMC Student Council

September 27, 2018 Launching of the book “The Performance of the Aquino Administration (2010-2016): An Assessment”