Editor’s note: Smart teamed up with Republiq Group of Companies (RGC) for the 2021 leg of BaiCon InFest, a youth lifestyle convention featuring top influencers and creators. Below is their press release.
Leading mobile services provider Smart Communications, Inc. (Smart) continues its commitment to nurturing and championing Filipinos’ creativity and passion for content creation by powering BaiCon InFest 2021, the biggest gathering of content creators and influencers from all around the Philippines, to be streamed on Facebook Live on October 30 and 31.
BaiCon InFest 2021 is expected to bring in more than 100 creators from all over the country and some parts of the world, seeking to connect them to their fans and audience, as well as various brands and agencies. The sessions will help the youth take on the different demands and challenges of the digital lifestyle.
Among the featured creators are AC Bonifacio, Kween Yasmin Asistido, Dimples Romana and her husband, Boyet Ahmee, Kimpoy Feliciano, Angie “Anghet” Cayetano, Mikey Bustos, Gino Quillamor, Bogart D’Explorer, Medyo Maldito, Snake Princess, Kean Cipriano from the band Callalily, Ramon Bautista, Jen Barangan, Ady Cots, Mayonnaise, Xavier Gonzales Solis, and Erwan Heussaff.
Also included in the roster are Mark del Rosario, Renz David, Ian Mauricio, Kit Digno, Dr. Dex Mallari, Dr. Zeke Albaria, Ninong Ry, Phillip Te Hernandez (Davao Conyo), Kim Charlie Cruz, Gandang Morenx, Deedee Villegas, Clare Inso, Chezka Carandang, Inka Magnaye, Dom Guyot, Justine Luzares, Maggiekarp, Amara, Nana Silayro, Blink, Nikkinikki, and many more.
Win a 5G phone when you join Smart’s social media challenges
Access to the BaiCon InFest 2021 Facebook Live stream is free. Fans may watch today’s top creators with Smart Prepaid Unli GIGA data offers — choose from Unli GIGA Stories, which comes with Unli Facebook, Instagram, TikTok, Twitter, and Kumu; or Unli GIGA Video, which comes with non-stop YouTube, iWantTFC, NBA League Pass, and Cignal Play. Both promos come with 2 GB of open-access data for seven days for only P149. To subscribe to UNLI GIGA, simply log into the GigaLife App then choose UNLI GIGA.
Attendees of the BaiCon InFest 2021 also have a chance to win a 5G phone when they post their Y2K OOTD on Facebook, or by sharing their favorite Y2K memories on Instagram. To join the contest, simply use the official hashtags #SmartBaicon2021 #UnliGigaStories and #PoweredBySmart.
The Philippines’ fastest 5G network
Filipinos can stay updated with their favorite creators and create their own content with the next-level speeds of Smart, the country’s fastest and most reliable 5G mobile network as reported by Ookla®, the global leader in internet testing and analysis. To date, Smart has fired up over 4,400 sites in more than 4,000 locations nationwide making it the country’s first, fastest, and widest 5G network.
Smart has also reasserted its dominance as the Philippines’ fastest mobile network for the fourth year in a row, based on analysis by Ookla of tests taken with Speedtest® covering the first half of 2021.