DOST extends deadline for 2021 reg’l invention contest in MIMAROPA until June 27

The Department of Science and Technology-MIMAROPA (DOST-MIMAROPA) and the DOST-Technology Application Promotion Institute (DOST-TAPI) have recently extended the deadline for the submission of entries to the 2021 Regional Invention Contest and Exhibits (RICE) in the MIMAROPA region until June 27, 2021. The new schedule of the event proper will also be moved from its original continue reading : DOST extends deadline for 2021 reg’l invention contest in MIMAROPA until June 27

DOST-MIMAROPA uses 3D Printing to aid in COVID-19 response

Technologies using new manufacturing techniques are closing shortages in necessary medical personal protective equipment (PPE) in the Philippines as it battles COVID-19 pandemic. Along with the cooperation of Fulbright College, Western Philippines University, and the UP Alumni Association- Palawan Chapter, 172 pieces of make-shift frames assembled into face shields were produced and distributed to hospitals continue reading : DOST-MIMAROPA uses 3D Printing to aid in COVID-19 response

Promoting Innovation among STEM Students: DOST-MIMAROPA provides Robotics and Mechatronics Kit to Schools in Palawan

To keep up with the rapidly changing and technology-driven world, providing students with advanced technological capabilities and information has become integral to their education. This initiative prepares and equips them in facing and addressing many challenges in society, economy, and globalization that require technological and scientific innovations.   Philippines currently ranks 54th in the Global continue reading : Promoting Innovation among STEM Students: DOST-MIMAROPA provides Robotics and Mechatronics Kit to Schools in Palawan

MIMAROPA Research, Development, and Innovation Committee gears up for 2020 -2022

The MIMAROPA Research, Development, and Innovation Committee (RDIC) has set its lofty goals for 2020- 2022 through a Strategic Planning Workshop held last October 3-5, 2019 at Makati City, Metro Manila. The MIMAROPA RDIC is a special committee of the Regional Development Council (RDC) established to bridge the gap and challenges by ensuring that R&D continue reading : MIMAROPA Research, Development, and Innovation Committee gears up for 2020 -2022

DOST-MIMAROPA’s Director named as WDD Research Leadership Award finalist

DOST-MIMAROPA Regional Director, Dr. Ma. Josefina P. Abilay, was among the three national finalists for this year’s William D. Dar (WDD) Research Leadership Award conferred by the Philippine Association of Research Managers, Inc. (PHILARM). She received the award last November 13 in Zamboanga City in celebration of the 4th International Research, Development and Extension Management continue reading : DOST-MIMAROPA’s Director named as WDD Research Leadership Award finalist