Chef Tatung Sarthou is an author, celebrity chef and culinary heritage advocate. His book: Filipino Cookery, From Heart to Platter published by ABS-CBN Publishing Inc. takes readers on a historical journey of Philippine cuisine by exploring the local development of cooking methods. It not only aims to deepen the Filipino people’s understanding of their culinary heritage but also their cultural identity. It is scheduled to be released on April 2016. As an advocate he supports sustainable fishing and the use of local produce from small farmers around the country in addition to promoting the Filipino cuisine to world-class levels. He will also be a speaker for Madrid Fusion 2016.