The Philippine Australian Alumni Association, Inc. (PA3i) held its General Assembly and National Convention in Bohol, the best governed province, last 5-7 October 2012. With the theme “Australia’s alumni as prime movers of good governance”, the event was hosted by the Bohol Chapter headed by Mr. Glicerio Doloritos and was highly supported by the Provincial Government of Bohol.
The event was graced by His Excellency Bill Tweddell, Australian Ambassador to the Philippines; Mr. Graham Gulliver, CEO, Multirational/ vice president, ANZCHAM; and Hon. Edgar Chatto, Governor of Bohol. It was also attended by guests from AusAID, PAHRODF and alumni from different PA3i chapters.
The event was opened by a Fellowship Dinner where the Boholanos showcased their talents and culture. It was followed by a series of seminars, workshops, and the election of Board of Trustees and Officers, the next day. The event culminated with a Festival Night.