The Soccsksargen Convenors Collective, the group spearheading the 2nd Mindanao Bloggers Summit this year in General Santos City recently announced the opening of the registration for what is to be the biggest gathering of blog writers in the island.
A project of the Mindanao Bloggers, the first one was held a year ago in Davao City and was meant to organize the bloggers into a cohesive group and encourage them to write more about their home.
For this year, the theme is "Mindanawan, Paminawon Intawon: Blogging the Mindanao Consciousness" which seeks to strengthen the voice of these young islanders.
The 2nd Mindanao Bloggers Summit is scheduled during the GenSan E-Business Week, from October 25-26, 2008 and will be held at the Family Country Hotel and Convention Center.
Anybody who has a BLOG hosted at Wordpress, Blogger, Multiply, i.ph, Live Journal, Friendster or other publishing platforms are welcome to join.
Registration is FREE but they will have to write about the event in their blogs and put the names and links of the sponsors.
Some examples can be found below:
Only 100 slots are to be given out to interested bloggers.
If they are able to fulfill the requirements, they are entitled to the following:
- MBS2 Kit
- Identification Card
- 3 Meal Coupons
- Raffle Tickets
- Sashimi Night Pass
- Tour Pass (October 26)
- Certificate of Attendance
- More Freebies!