Saturday, October 19, 2002

Revisting Philippine Archaeology

Philippine Social Science Council (PSSC)
Ugnayang Pang-Aghamtao, Inc. (UGAT)


19 October 2002-Saturday 8am - 3pm

Program Schedule

Morning Sessions

Maria Mangahas, Ph.D., U.P Diliman/Mindanao, Forum Facilitator
Welcome and Introductions

Session 1: The National Museum and Cultural Resources Management in the Philippines
Speaker: Ms. Corazon Alvina, Director, National Museum

Session 2: The Anthropology of Archeology
Speaker: Israel Cabanilla, Dept. of Anthropology, U.P. Diliman

Session 3: Dating and Other Problems in Philippine Archeology (Tabon Finds, Banaue Rice Terraces, Calatagan Pottery, Laguna bronze plate..)
Speaker: Eusebio Dizon, Ph.D., National Museum and Archeological Studies Program, U.P. Diliman

Victor Paz, Ph.D., Archeological Studies Program, U.P. Diliman

Open Forum

Session 4: Recent Findings in Philippine Arcehology
Speaker: Wilfredo Ronquillo, Chief, Archeology Division, National Museum and Lecturer, U.P. Diliman

Roxee Lim, U.P. Diliman

Open Forum

Wrap up of the morning session

Afternoon Sessions

Session 5: Revisiting Caves and Petroglyphs

Panel of Speakers:

The Angono Petroglyphs
Jesus Peralta, Ph.D

Geology of the Angono Petroglyphs
Sylvio Lopez, San Miguel Corporation

The Philippine Petroglyphs
Grace Barreto, Archeological Studies Program, U.P Diliman

Eufracio Abaya, Ph.D., Dept of Anthropology, U.P. Diliman
Ambeth Ocampo, Columnist, PDI

Session 6: The Use and Abuse of Archeology in the Philippines
Arnold Molina Azurin, Asian Public Intellectual Fellow, Nippon Foundation

Open Forum

Wrap-up of the Day Session
Maria Mangahas, Ph.D., Forum Facilitator