More than a thousand business leaders gear up for the 26th Mindanao Business Conference (MinBizCon) on September 7-9, 2017 at Xavier Sports and Country Club, Cagayan de Oro City. MinBizCon 2017 is under the auspices of the Philippine Chamber of Commerce and Industry (PCCI) led by President George Barcelon. According to MinBizCon 2017 President Ruben Vegafria, this is the largest annual gathering of business leaders, stakeholders, policy makers, and professionals both from government and private sectors to advocate issues and adopt resolutions affecting business, which form part of the policy agenda submitted by PCCI to President Duterte at the 43rd Philippine Business Conference in October.

Part of this historic 3-day conference is the “Governor’s Night” to be hosted by the Provincial Government of Misamis Oriental. With the theme “Emerging Opportunities-One Mindanao”, Governor Emano considers this as an opportunity to promote  products, discuss concerns regarding business community, and create innovative strategies towards building and improving economic opportunities for the people in Misamis Oriental.