|DTI 7 director Caberte introducing the Keynote Speaker|
|Mayor John Geesnell Yap welcoming the people to the Sandugo Trade Expo|
|Gov. Ed Chatto with his inspiring message, my ideal speaker|
|DTI Usec Zenaida Maglaya praising Bohol for its expanding trade expo|
The Sandugo Trade Expo opened yesterday, July 22 at the ICM with the presence of Usec Zenaida Maglaya of DTI, DTI Regional director Aster Caberte and Australian Ambassador Bill Tweddel along with other regional directors, local officials, buyers and exhibitors from Regions 6, 7, 8 and the Caraga region.
The Trade Expo, now on its 10th year with the leadership of Ms. Nannette Arbon, DTI-Bohol's provincial director, showcased an eclectic mix of furnishings, fixtures, wearables, food and other novelty items.
With the theme- Fun. Fabulous. Finds.- the show is an excellent venue for our SMEs to brag their products.
Also launch during the opening is Bohol Ideas Innovation Challenge (BHLi2i) where FabLab and students are given their chance to showcase their inventions.