C & E Publishing, Inc. exhibited its latest selection of titles for basic education, higher education, and professional and trade during the 21st Philippine Academic Book Fair held at the Bahay ng Alumni at the University of the Philippines in Diliman, Quezon City from March 1 to 3, 2017. C & E has been participating in the book fair in the last 17 years.
The Philippine Academic Book Fair is an annual event organized by the Academic Booksellers Association of the Philippines (ABAP) and Primetrade Asia, Inc. With the theme “Enhancing Academic Essentials through Print and Technology,” the 21st Philippine Academic Book Fair showcased the newest textbooks, reference books, journals, e-books, and other multimedia learning materials from local and foreign publishers and distributors. It also hosted seminars and forums for librarians, teachers, and researchers.
Dr. Patricia B. Licuanan, chairperson of the Commission on Higher Education (CHED), led the ribbon-cutting ceremony together with UP Diliman vice president for public affairs Dr. Jose Dalisay Jr., ABAP president Anna Jhorie Arciga, ABAP auditor Bing de Jesus, and ABAP treasurer Dina Berioso.