Science, Technology, and Innovation (STI) are key drivers in sustainable development. This year, the Department of Science and Technology (DOST-10) Regional Office will hold the first-ever virtual celebration of National Science & Technology Week sa Amihanang Mindanao from November 23-27, 2020.
With the theme “Agham at Technolohiya: Sandigan ng Kalusugan, Kabuhayan, Kaayusan at Kinabukasan”, DOST-10 will showcase various significant scientific and technological endeavor. Among the anticipated activities during the celebration are the virtual exhibits of the latest technology with contribution to national development. Virtual fora and webinars related to livelihood and business, human resource development, health, and disaster preparedness will be via Zoom application but with limited slots. Interactive Facebook and Youtube live streaming will also be available for interested participants that could not be accommodated in the Zoom application.
This 2020 regional celebration is anchored on the National Science and Technology Week through proclamation No. 780 of 2019 that aims to recognize the significant contribution of Science and Technology in the development of the country.
DOST-10 under the leadership of Dir. Alfonso P. Alamban believes that the conduct of NSTW is one of the strategic avenues to promote S&T interaction, linkages, and collaboration among public and private sectors towards a sustainable and resilient nation.
The entire NSTW sa Amihanang Mindanao celebration will be viewed by registering thru this link www.nstw.dost.gov.ph. For further inquiries, interested parties may message DOST10 Facebook page or call at telephone number 088-858-3931.nearest Provincial Science & Technology Centers (PSTCs). (Rogelyn C. Calago, DOST-X)