Philippines and the United States
Security and Economic Relationship in the Indo Pacific

THE UNITED STATES AND REPUBLIC OF KOREA ECONOMIC, SECURITY AND POLITICAL ALLIANCE
A NATIONWIDE PROGRAM OF THE WORLD AFFAIRS COUNCIL OF AMERICA AND THE KOREA ECONOMIC INSTITUTE

  
Featuring H.E. JOSE MANUEL G. ROMUALDEZ
Ambassador for Republic of the Philippines to the United States of America

Thursday, April 2, 2020

*Cancelled due to concerns over COVID-19 virus*
Thank you for your understanding


The following partners are:

  • World Affairs Council of Greater Hampton Roads
  • Philippine American Chamber of Commerce
  • Norfolk Sister City Association
  • Sister Cities Association of Virginia Beach
We would like to thank Norfolk Arts Commission on the Arts & Humanities  for a grant in support of this event

OUR SPEAKER

  1. H.E. Jose Manuel G. Romualdez
    H.E. Jose Manuel G. Romualdez
    Jose Manuel “Babe” del Gallego Romualdez was appointed Ambassador of the Republic of the Philippines to the United States of America in July 2017 by President Rodrigo Roa Duterte. On the 29th of November 2017 he was credentialed by U.S. President Donald J. Trump and formally assumed office as Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary. Additionally, as the head of the Philippine Embassy in Washington, DC, Ambassador Romualdez is concurrently the Philippines’ emissary to the Commonwealth of Jamaica; Republic of Haiti; Republic of Trinidad and Tobago; Antigua and Barbuda; Bahamas; Barbados; Dominica; Saint Kitts and Nevis; Saint Vincent and the Grenadines; and Saint Lucia. Prior to his appointment, Ambassador Romualdez was designated as a special envoy of the Philippine President to the United States. Formerly the CEO of Stargate Media Corporation and Publisher of People Asia Magazine (The Philippine Star affiliate), he continues to write columns for The Philippine Star. He was president of the Manila Overseas Press Club and Vice President of Rotary Club of Manila.

OUR SCHEDULE

  1. THURS 4/2
    6:00 PM
    Reception
  2. 7:00 PM
    Program

THE LOCATION



Philippine Cultural Center of Virginia
4857 Baxter Rd,

Virginia Beach, VA 23462
 

OUR COUNCIL SPONSORS