Membership

MEMBERSHIP is open to all printers and business associates in the Philippines engaged in printing, including publishers with printing service departments, and non-printers engaged in the business of selling or dealing in printing machinery, printing paper material, ink, consumables, and printing suppliers.

MEMBERSHIP DUES
Membership Entrance Fee
(ONE tIME)
Membership Dues
(aNNUALLY)
Regular Php2,000.00 Php3,000.00
Associate Php2,000.00 Php4,000.00
Provincial Php2,000.00 Php1,500.00
BENEFITS
PIAP has built a reputation over the years and its credibility now allows access to key spots in the government’s machinery where decisions that affect printers are made or influenced. As an organized body, PIAP can raise issues for clarification by executives in government agencies.

Increasingly, PIAP is called upon to act on the sentiments and opinions of its members on a variety of issues.

TRAINING

PIAP offers a wide range of printing update seminars to meet the various needs of its members.

NEWS

Through the Association’s link with similar groups worldwide, members get news on the latest technical developments, as well as information on relevant government laws, rules, and regulations, each member receives a free copy of the Philippine Printer, the official organ of the association.

BENEFITS REPRESENTATION

PIAP has built a reputation over the years and its credibility now allows access to key spots in the government’s machinery where decisions that affect printers are made or influenced. As an organized body, PIAP can raise issues for clarification by executives in government agencies.

Increasingly, PIAP is called upon to act on the sentiments and opinion of its members on a variety of issues.

PIAP maintains contact with officers of several organizations that are considered associates in the industry such as GATF Graphic Arts Technical Foundation, NAPL National Association of Printers and Lithographers, PCCI, Philippine Chamber of Commerce and Industry, ECOP Employers Confederation of the Philippines, PIBFI Printing Industry Board Foundation Inc. (APTP) Association of Paper Traders of the Philippines, Ink Manufacturers Association of the Philippines, Machines Dealers Association of the Philippines. Maintaining relationship with these organization are considered mutually beneficial

MEMBERSHIP MEETINGS AND EXHIBITIONS

Every other month, a general membership meeting is held for members to meet and exchange ideas. Usually, these meetings introduce a new product in the printing industry and are sponsored by a member company or to present an invited guest speaker to speak on relevant matters affecting PIAP and the printing industry.

Overseas missions are organized at least twice a year for members to witness major technological advancements in the field. These invitations from different Asian and Western countries are extended to PIAP on a regular basis.