The UA&P Science Engineering and Management Research Institute (SEMRI) will hold the 1st Policy Dialogue on Service Contracting for Efficient and Equitable Public Transport Systems on March 22. The first of its kind in the Philippines, the conference will offer perspectives, proposals and insights on the implementation of service contracting of public transport.

Non-presenters interested to attend can participate as observers (i.e., not as speakers) and contribute to the discussion. A minimal conference fee (for observers only) will be charged to cover the cost of meals (morning snacks, lunch and afternoon snacks), certificates and the venue.

The fee for virtual participation has been waived for students (undergraduate/graduate levels). Kindly upload a copy of your valid student ID when registering.

For professionals, the fees will be waived on a case-to-case basis, upon the evaluation of the organizing committee. Kindly email [email protected] (addressed to Dr. Florencio Gaa, Dean, School of Sciences and Engineering, University of Asia and the Pacific) a letter requesting for subsidy.

Registration and payment information is available here.

For more information, visit the website or email [email protected].