Dr. Mabaquiao in one of the meetings with delegates from other countries.

Dr. Nemia H. Mabaquiao, Director for National and International Affairs, represented ISAT U and UNEVOC Philippines in the Preliminary Meeting of International TVET League of New Commerce Professionals at Nanjing, China on September 11, 2017.

TVET League of New Commerce professional discussed proposal to establish New Commerce Professional with other participants that include Dr. Rupert Maclean, Founding Director of the UNESCO-UNEVOC International Center for TVET; Mr. Lu Chunyang, Deputy Director of National E-commerce Education Teaching Steering Committee; Ms. Xiao Liping, Senior Education Specialist of Bureau of the Department of Human Development of World Bank at Beijing; ASEAN government officials;  and school representatives.

The forum focused on issues such as developing high-quality talents among China-ASEAN countries, building long-term cooperative mechanism, exchanging vocational education experience, providing intellectual support for the China-ASEAN free trade area and implementing the Belt and Road Initiative,

The activity was part of the 2017 China-ASEAN Vocational Education Exhibition and Forum on E-Commerce whose mission is to explore, build, and communicate the concept, methods, resources, and culture of vocational education with Chinese characteristics.