NAGA CITY, August 3, 2016–A conference on print, radio and social media, organized by the Caceres Commission on Communications (CCCom) is slated on August 19, Friday, at the Holy Rosary Minor Seminary Auditorium. Dubbed “WIRED: A Media Symposium”, the said conference has CBCP Episcopal Commission on Culture Executive Secretary Fr. Norman Peña, Jr., SSP, as main speaker. Peña will be discussing “Communication and Mercy in the 21st Century” in the morning and “Social Media Ethics and Evangelization” in the afternoon, as one of the workshops.
Other workshop speakers include Philippine Information Agency Provincial Head Ms. Lizel Macatangay and BSCAST Research, Extension and Production Enterprise Development Director Mr. Obel Cepeda, PhD. Macatangay will talk about “Print Media Evangelization and Online Publishing” while Cepeda will be discussing “Evangelization in Broadcast Media”.
Participants from different media platforms are invited to contribute materials for their chosen workshop. For print media, they may contribute as writers for the Caceres Inbox, the Archdiocesan page in the newspaper, Bicol Mail. For the broadcast apostolate, participants may help through the Casarig Program. For social media, participants may maintain their Parish social media account and be media evangelizers.
Caceres Archbishop Rolando Tria Tirona, OCD will give the keynote address for the slated Media Symposium. According to CCCom Director Fr. Louie Occiano, Wired has been organized “to celebrate [the] mission of proclaiming the Good News through modern means of communication.” (Natalie Hazel Quimlat/CBCPNews)