Protect 2020 Quick Facts

    PROTECT 2020 Theme: " Staying Resilient in the Changing Market Dynamics "

WHAT: PROTECT 2020 International Conference and Exhibition on Security and Safety

WHEN: 17-18 MARCH 2020

WHERE: New World Makati Hotel, Metro Manila, Philippines

PROTECT 2020 is the 15th annual series of a trail-blazing event where stakeholders from all sectors and industry get to meet security specialists, think-tank experts and security enforcers. It is the only government-private sector partnership for security in the country.



Protect Past Speakers


Dr. Rohan Gunaratna

Head, International Centre for Political Violence and Terrorism Research, Nanyang Technological University Singapore

Arch. Felino Palafox, Jr.

Principal Architect-Urban Planner, Founder and Managing Partner Palafox Associates

Mr. Steve Cutler

President and Former FBI Officer US OSAC Manila Country Council

Mr. Rommel Banlaoi

Chairman & Executive Director/ Head Philippine Institute for Peace, Violence and Terrorism Research/ Center for Intelligence and National Security Studies

Dr. Sanjay K. Srivastava

Regional Adviser on Disaster Risk Reduction United Nations Economic and Social Commission

Gen. Benjamin P. Defensor

Chairman, APEC Counter-Terrorism Task Force

Ms. Maria Ressa

CEO, Rappler Inc., Former Bureau Chief, CNN Jakarta

Hon. Voltaire Gazmin

Secretary, Department of National Defense
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