tl;dr Useful meetings have a purpose. I believe you can give meetings a structure to help ensure they stay true to that purpose, and constantly improve.
Would you like a scare for starters? How about this one:
Did you get goose bumps?
Did your hair stand on end …
tl;dr Meetups in the Philippines never start on time,
punishing those that are punctual.
Why not experiment how to make this waiting time worthwhile?
Working in the Philippines for two years now,
“Filipino time” has become part of life.
Filipino time is the idea that announcing a meetup