PAARL 2017 Seminar-Workshop

Dear Colleagues and Friends:

The Philippine Association of Academic/Research Librarians, Inc. (PAARL) will be holding the 2017 Seminar-Workshop with the theme Strategic Thinking: Shaping the Future of Academic/Research Libraries on 23-25 August 2017 at Tagaytay Country Hotel, Olivarez Plaza, E. Aguinaldo Hi-way, Tagaytay City.

The seminar-workshop aims to help librarians, particularly those occupying supervisory or managerial positions, learn the basic principles of planning and the various techniques, perspectives, models, and approaches used in developing a strategic plan. Specifically, the program is designed to help participants: develop a medium- or long- term strategic plan for their respective organizations; set or review and revise their organization’s vision, mission, and goals; develop an action plan; and ensure implementation of their new plan.

CPD Points and CHED endorsement have been applied for this seminar-workshop.

The total Seminar fee is P7,500.00 broken down as follows:

Accommodation for three (3) days, two (2) nights (quadruple sharing) at Tagaytay Country Hotel with complimentary breakfast, payable to Tagaytay Country Hotel, Account Name: Tagaytay Auto Mart Inc., Savings Account No: 1-376-02091-2, Bank Name: RCBC, Branch: E. Aguinaldo Highway, Olivarez Plaza, Tagaytay City


Registration fee (inclusive of meals: 3 morning snacks, 3 lunches, 3 afternoon snacks; conference kit; handouts; and certificates) payable to the Philippine Association of Academic/ Research Librarians, Inc., BPI Family Savings Bank branch, Account number: 005951-0782-06



Due to limited slots and to help us facilitate arrangements with the hotel, pre-registration is required. To secure a slot, please register here:

For inquiries, please contact the undersigned or any member of the Executive Board.

Thank you and we look forward to your continued support and participation.