Reopened Regional Science Centrum to bring science to communities Posted: Wednesday, September 11, 2019
Signing of a memorandum of understanding between multi-sectoral stakeholders for the reopening of the Regional Science Centrum in Bago Oshiro, Davao City
DAVAO CITY, Sept. 9, (PIA) The soon to be re-opened Regional Science Centrum in Bago Oshiro, Tugbok, Davao City is designed to bring science, technology, and engineering to communities.
During the Memorandum of Understanding Signing and Press Conference held Monday at the Grand Regal Hotel, Department of Science and Technology XI (DOST XI) Regional Director Dr. Anthony Sales stressed that the centrum has to operate on its goal of bringing in the concepts of science and technology to address the concerns and problems in the communities.
This time our strategy in reviving the centrum is building on what we have and adding more e...read full story
WMSU IT team wins DICTs Startup Challenge Posted: Wednesday, April 17, 2019 ZAMBOANGA CITY, April 17 (PIA) RTK Incorporated, an IT team composed of students from the Western Mindanao State University (WMSU) won in the recently-concluded 5th Philippine Startup Challenge, a nationwide competition of the Department of Information and Communications Technology (DICT).
Engr. Heidee Soliman, RTKs adviser said the winning IT solution pitched by the group is called ReTrack, which is a tracking system designed to give commuters higher chances of riding jeepneys.
The team is composed of WMSU students Ivan Macaso, Lemual Bigay and Ralph Yosores. Soliman said the group had undergone workshops and several trainings to develop and improve the product, while at the same time juggling with their academics.
The team, on the top four of the winning list received Php200,00...read full story