The Department of Science and Technology (DOST) will celebrate the 2015 National Science and Technology Week (NSTW) on 24-28 July 2015 at the SMX Convention Center, Pasay City with the theme “Philippines: A Science Nation Innovating for Global Competitiveness”.
This year’s NSTW celebration aims to feature world-class innovation technologies of the S&T sectors aligned to the ASEAN Economic Integration. The event will highlight the eight (8) S&T Based Outcomes for agriculture, enterprise development, industry competitiveness, IT-Business Process Management (IT-BPM), e-Government, quality healthcare, education, and disaster preparedness that will help push the country towards national development and competitive advantage in the global economic scenario. Apart from the exhibits, other activities lined-up are technology fora, technology demonstrations, interactive activities, and other special events.
The 5-day event is open to all S&T enthusiasts, students, academicians, researchers, inventors, innovators, professionals and the general public. Admission is free. An online pre-registration is also available at the NSTW offical website http://nstw.dost.gov.ph.
Engr. Edgar I. Garcia, TAPI Director (third from left) and Atty. BayaniLoste (fourth from left) with their handshake as they substantiate the execution of the contract while Atty. Marion Ivy D. Decena, TAPI (leftmost), Atty. Editha R. Hechanova, APP (second from left), Asec. RaymonLiboro, STII-DOST and Mr. CaezarAngelito E. Arceo, TAPI witness the signing.
TAPI-DOST, Taguig City - The Technology Application and Promotion Institute (TAPI) and Association of PAQE Professionals, Inc. (APP) entered into a Memorandum of Agreement as partners in providing Intellectual Property (IP) services last 16 September 2014 during the ceremonial signing held at the DOST Compound.
The National Academy of Science and Technology (NAST), as the highest recognition body on science and technology, announced the nationwide search for the various NAST and DOST awards is now open for nomination. The categories for the various awards are the following:
SMX Convention Center, Pasay City - The bi-annual National Invention Contest and Exhibits spearheaded by the Technology Application and Promotion Institute (TAPI) of the Department of Science and Technology (DOST) concluded last 27 July 2014 at SMX Convention Center, Mall of Asia, Pasay City. The National Invention Contest unravelled the Filipino’s innovative creativity and ability in generating functional products/processes that not only make life convenient and easy, but more importantly, help spur country’s economic development. The contest recognized the hard work and efforts of the inventors and researchers including the students.
From the 889 participating entries received across the regions that participated in the 2013 Regional Invention Contests, 57 entries were declared regional winners cum national qualifiers of the 2014 National Invention Contest of which 14 entries emerged as national winners. The Board of Judges announced the winners for the five (5) categories of the National Invention Contest during the Awarding Ceremony last 27 July 2014.