The 2019 PACT National Convention will be held at De La Salle University – Dasmariñas on August 1-3, 2019. The theme for this year’s convention is “imPACT: Integrated Mentoring for the Promotion and Advancement of Chemical Technologies”.

PARTICIPATION WILL EARN YOU 15 CPD UNITS (CPD Program Accreditation No. 2017-277-4159)

The Program

DAY 1: August 1, Thursday

7:30 – 9:00      Registration

9:00 – 9:30     Opening Program

9:30 – 10:30    Keynote Speech        

10:30 – 11:00  Health Break

11:00 – 12:00  Plenary Lecture 1

12:00 – 1:15    Lunch Break

1:15 – 2:45     Parallel Session 1

2:45 – 2:50     Transition to Parallel Session 2

2:50 – 4:20     Parallel Session 2

4:20 – 6:00     Free Time/Visit to Museo De La Salle

6:00 – 8:30     Fellowship Night and Dinner

DAY 2: August 2, Friday

7:30 – 8:00     Registration for Day 2

8:00 – 10:00   Panel Discussion

10:00 – 12:00 Oral & Poster Paper Presentation

12:00 – 1:15    Lunch Break

1:15 – 2:45     Parallel Session 1

2:45 – 2:50     Transition to Parallel Session 2

2:50 – 4:20     Parallel Session 2

4:20 – 5:30     Invitation to revive PACT Region 4-A Chapter

DAY 3: August 3, Saturday

7:30 – 8:00     Registration for Day 3

8:00 – 9:00      Plenary Lecture 2

9:00 – 9:30      Healthy Break

9:30 – 10:30    Plenary Lecture 3

10:30 – 11:00  Closing Remarks

11:00               Distribution of Certificates

The Speakers and Lecturers

“Revisiting Scientific Literacy: Citizen Science”

Teresita F. Religioso, Keynote Speaker

“Covalencing Academe and Industry in a Multi-Generational Dynamics”

Corazon Sanico, Consumer Products Technologist, Board of Director and Public Relations Officer, Philippine Alliance of Laboratory Equipment Users

Bachelor of Science in Coffee and Everything Else You Love: 21st Century Learning”

Dr. Emmanuel V. Garcia, De La Salle University

“Water Quality Monitoring Protocols for Secondary Students”

Dr. Teresita Perez, Department of Environmental Science, Ateneo de Manila University


Click here for the guidelines.

Email the abstract of your paper to: camacho.vmi@pnu.edu.ph


Colorful Electrolysis (Electrochemistry)

Jervee Punzalan, MSc, RCh, University of the Philippines-Manila

Understanding Functions Through Structure

Crist John Pastor, Ph.D., Philippine Normal University

Simple Thermochemistry Experiments for High School Students

Mary Ann O. Torio, Ph.D., University of the Philippines Los Baños

Thermochemistry in the Household

Ralph Lauren M. Alomia, R.Ch., University of the Philippines Los Baños

Chem Hacks: Technology Integration in Teaching Chemistry

Jerico Echevarria, LPT, De La Salle Greenhills

Brain-based Structures for Classroom Engagement

Maria Florencia N. Male, LPT, Reedley International School


Edwehna Elinore S. Paderna, Ph.D., University of the Philippines Diliman

Micah Pacheco, LPT, Department of Education-NCR

Vic Marie I. Camacho, Ph.D. Philippine Normal University

Myrna S. Rodriguez, Ph.D., University of the Philippines Los Baños


  Early Registration
(On or before 15 July 2019)
On–Site (After 15 July 2019)
Member PHP 5,000 PHP 5,300
Non–member PHP 5,300 PHP 5,500
Student* PHP 3,500 PHP 4,000

*Applicable only to undergraduate students. Students must email scanned copy of ID and current registration form to avail the privilege.

Fees to be deposited at any branch of Security Bank.

Account Name: Philippine Association of Chemistry Teachers-National Chapter (PACT-National) Inc.

Account. No. 0000018210247.

Please inform the bank teller to put narrative name “your name” in the deposit transaction.

If check payment: endorse the check to “PACT-National.

Official receipt will be issued only upon presentation of the original copy of deposit slip during registration on the day of the seminar.

Fees cover the following:

            Ÿ   seminar and workshop materials

            Ÿ   certificate of attendance

            Ÿ   Lunch, AM and PM snacks for Days 1 & 2

            Ÿ   AM Snacks for Day 3

            Ÿ   Fellowship Night

Seminar–workshop materials are reserved for early registered participants. First–come, first–served basis for on–site registrants.

Participants will be considered registered only upon receipt of proof of payment.


Registration will be done online.

Be ready for the following when you register online:

  1. Proof of membership (for Life Member, Regular Member and Associate Member).
  2. School ID and registration form (for undergraduate students).
  3. Scanned copy of the deposit slip.
  4. PRC Registration number and expiry date for licensed teachers/registered chemists.

Click here for the registration form.

For inquiries: email pactnational@gmail.com