ATI Managers take a second to pose before the start of the meeting.

BANGA, Aklan – Fourteen ATI Managers (ATIMA) across the country assembled for the 2019 4th Quarter ATIMA Meeting at the ATI RTC VI Training Hall, ASU Compound, Banga, Aklan on January 15 to 18, 2020.

Dr. Eden DLR. Bautista, Center Director of the host Region welcomed her co-managers during the Opening Program. The Center Directors from 13 regions across the country also witnessed the Inauguration and Dedication of the new ATI Administration Building and 4-H Learning Hub.

Meanwhile, the managers meeting was presided by Dr. Arlene L. Flores, ATIMA President. Prior to the presentation of the agenda, minutes of the previous meeting was read and presented the activities lined up for the day. The managers reported their centers innovations as well as updates in their corresponding Centers. In the next day, physical and financial performances were discussed.

The managers also joined the "sadsad" as the Center's promotional activity in time for Kalibo's renowned Ati-atihan Festival. They also visited the Indigenous People (IP) project site in Boracay, Aklan established by the Center to help the IPs in their livelihood after the Boracay Island’s closure. This visit signaled the conclusion of their meeting.