Circular Letter: Seminar-Workshop on Corporate Governance & Risk Management for RB Directors Sept. 15-16, 2011 – CLOSED



FROM  	:  Ma. Corazon L. Miller, Chairman


Dear Fellow Rural Bankers:

The Rural Bankers Association of the Philippines (RBAP), through the Rural
Bankers’ Research and Development Foundation, Inc. (RBRDFI) is pleased to
announce that it will conduct a seminar-workshop, as part of its
continuing strategy to strengthen the rural banking industry.

Course Title:	  Seminar-workshop on Corporate Governance
                           & Risk Management for RB Directors
Venue:               Diamond Hotel  (2nd level Ruby Room)
		           Roxas Blvd. cor. J. Quintos St., Manila
Schedule:	   September 15 - 16 2011 (Thu-Fri)
Duration:	   2 days (8:30AM – 5:30PM)

Pursuant to BSP Circular No. 296 prescribing the minimum qualifications of
a bank director, a director ‘ must have attended a special seminar for
board of directors conducted or accredited by BSP…That incumbent directors
as well as those who will be elected…must attend said seminar within a
period of six (6) months…from the date of their election’.

Rural bank directors are mandated by the said circular in order to improve
and strengthen corporate governance of their banks.

Registration Fee
a)	Five Thousand Pesos only (P 5, 000.00) for those who will register on
or before September 02, 2011
b)	Five Thousand Five Hundred Pesos only (P5, 500.00) for those who will
register after September 02, 2011.
c)	Non-member rural banks will be charged thrice the regular registration
fee. To avail of the regular registration fee, non-member banks are
encouraged to apply for membership with RBAP/RBRDFI. Please call RBAP for

For your reservations, kindly observe our training policies:

1.	Deadline for submission of registration is not later that September 09,
a)	Nomination form of the participant(s) duly endorsed by the bank’s
b) Filled-up Participant’s Profile.
2.	A Non-Refundable commitment fee of P2,500.00 per participant (50% of
the registration fee). Payments can be remitted to the Rural Bankers
Research and Development Foundation, Inc. bank account (Land Bank of the
Philippines – Intramuros Branch Savings Account Number 0012-1046-26).
Proof of payment (i.e., deposit slip) should be sent immediately
verification at (02) 527-2980. Check payments, should be payable to Rural
Bankers Research and Development Foundation, Inc. (RBRDFI)
3.	Reservation via telephone conversation is accepted. However,
Registration Form and fee must be settled 10 days prior the seminar date
or September 02, 2011. Otherwise, reservation is consider cancelled.
4.	Cancellation Policy:
a)	10 days prior the seminar date is entitled for a full refund. *
b)	5 days prior to the seminar date is entitled for a half refund
c)	Participants who have paid but failed to show up for the seminar will
only be entitled to a rebate of 50% of the total registration fee.
d)	For special cases (health, accident etc.), kindly coordinate with
RBRDFI staff for refund procedures and requirements.

We will be accepting up to thirty (30) participants only. We reserve the
right to limit the number of participants to a manageable level and it’s
on a first-come-first-served basis.

For your reservation, please call RBRDFI Training Officers:

Mr. Ace M. Calang
Ms. Grace Dimapilis.
Ms. Jesica Cepeda

Contact details: (02) 527-2969, 527-2980


     Ms. Mary Joan Banez
     Events Executive
     Diamond Hotel, Tel No. 528-3000

Please note that this is a live-out seminar.

Thank you very much.

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