Ateneo Alumni Associations of North America, Inc.
Ateneo Alumni Association
    of North America, Inc.

13TH ALL-ATENEO ALUMNI CONVENTION

Welcome to the
2018 All-Ateneo 
Alumni Convention
Presented by:
Ateneo Alumni Association of North America, Inc.
Hosted by:
Ateneo Alumni Association - San Diego (AAA-SD)

Theme: "Re-engage and Continue the Journey"
Adopted Cause: Raise funds for ADZU rebuilding efforts

October 11-13, 2018
San Diego, California

Venue: The Westin San Diego, Broadway 

Photo courtesy of The Westin San Diego

Hotel Address: 400 West Broadway, San Diego, CA 92101

Group Reservations Information: 

The Westin San Diego, Broadway is fully booked and no longer available for new reservations.


CONVENTION SCHEDULE (in progress; subject to change)

Thursday, October 11, 2018
    • 3:00 - 10:00 PM (Check-in)
    • 5:00 - 10:00 PM (Fellowship)
      • No Host Bar
      • Hors d'oeuvre
      • DJ
    Friday, October 12, 2018 (Columbia Conference Center)
    1. 7:30 - Check-in

    2. 8:00 – 11:30 AM – Plenary Session I (Presentation of Provincial of Philippine Jesuits and Presidents of Various Ateneo Schools).  Presenters are expected to be cognizant of the allotted time during the presentation.
    v  8:00 - 8:10
    • Invocation - Fr. San Juan, SJ
    • Opening Remarks - Mr. Manny Occiano
    v  8:10 - 8:30 - Fr. Jun Viray, SJ
    v  8:35 - 8:55 - Fr. Karel S. San Juan, SJ
    v  9:00 - 9:20 - Fr. Jett Villarin, SJ
    v  9:25 - 9:35 – B R E A K (10 minutes)
    v  9:35 – 9:55- Fr. Robert E.N. Rivera, SJ
    v  10:00- 10:20- Fr. Roberto Yap, SJ
    v  10:25 – 10:45Mr. Joe Samonte, representing Ateneo de Davao
    v  10:50 - 11:10- Fr. Joseph Haw, SJ
    v  11:10 – 11:30Q & A
    1. 11:30 - 1:00 PM – L U N C H (Sponsored by the Ateneo de Naga Alumni HS batch ‘67)

    2. 1:00 – 4:00 PM – Plenary Session II – Various Topics / Q&A

      1. Immigration/USCIS
      2. Entrepreneurship
      3. TBD - Open

    3. 4:00 – 5:00 PM – 
    • AAANA President Message - Mr. Danny Nicolas, ADMU
    • Election of 2019 AAANA Officers
    1. 6:00 – 6:30 PM – Attendees & guests take a 10-minute walk from the hotel to the Port of San Diego and board the Flagship Cruises promptly at 7 PM. 

      Directions from The Westin to Flagship Cruise
      https://www.google.com/maps/dir/The+Westin+San+Diego,+West+Broadway,+San+Diego,+CA/flagship+cruises/@32.7156992,-117.1712645,18z/data=!3m1!4b1!4m13!4m12!1m5!1m1!1s0x80d954a979e0e74f:0xd8d4af769921b0e3!2m2!1d-117.1670021!2d32.7160364!1m5!1m1!1s0x80d9534cef14c4bf:0xaa452f2b4a5814f7!2m2!1d-117.1733382!2d32.7151808 

    1. 7:00 – 10:00 PM – DINNER aboard the Flagship Cruises and celebrate a memorable evening of fine food, music, dancing, and first-class service, surrounded by San Diego's most scenic waterfront sights. ***  ONLY 150 PRE-REGISTERED ATTENDEES ARE GUARANTEED DINNER TICKETS *** Alumni and guests who register by September 27, 2018 will have greater chances of obtaining dinner reservations. 


      CONVENTION SCHEDULE (in progress; subject to change)

      Saturday, October 13, 2018
        • 8:00 AM – 3:00 PM - F R E E  T I M E 
          • City Tour
          • Friendly Round of Golf)
      4:00 PMCheck-In / Bar opens /Doors Open (Emerald Ballroom, The Westin San Diego, Broadway)
        • 6:00 PM - Doors Close, Program Starts promptly (MC - Mr. Ernie Barra)
          • Singing of National Anthems (U.S. and Philippines) by Katriz Trinidad (The Voice 2014)
          • Invocation - Fr. Jett Villarin, SJ, ADMU
          • Welcome of Chairman, Convention Host - Mr. Dominador "JR" Burce
          • Welcome of President, 2018 AAANA - Mr. Danny Nicolas
          • Introduction of Guest Speaker - Fr. Jun Viray, SJ
          • Keynote Speaker (VIP)
          • Dinner / (Prize Drawing/Raffle)
            AAANA Drawing (White Raffle Ticket)
            • Grand Prize - 5-day cruise to Mexico, Bahamas, or Western Caribbean
            • 1st Prize - $750
            • 2nd Prize - $500
            • 3rd Prize - $250AAA-SD Drawing (Black Tickets)
            • Several Door Prizes
          • Entertainment 
            • 6-Member, The Groove Live Band
            • DJ
            • Mr. Paul James Kruse - Singer/Entertainer
          • Induction of New AAANA Officers (Inducting Officer - Keynote Speaker)
          • Passing the Torch - 2020 Convention Host/Venue
          • Closing Remarks - Newly Elected 2019 AAANA President

        • ~ 9:00 PM - DANCE, DANCE, DANCE
      Sunday, October 14, 2018 (Opal Room)
      • 9:00 - Celebration of Holy Eucharist (Pending approval of the Diocese of San Diego)

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