Things you need to know about #MindanaoNSTW2018

The National Science and Technology Week 2018 celebration in Mindanao is set on July 6 to 8, 2018 at SMX Convention Center, Lanang, Davao City. The following are the schedule of the activities and venues:

July 6, 2018 (FRIDAY)
11:30AM – 3:00PM – REGISTRATION AND OPENING OF EXHIBITS
4:00PM – 8:00PM – OPENING CEREMONY OF THE NATIONAL SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY WEEK CELEBRATION IN MINDANAO
Hon. Sara Z. Duterte-Carpio will give the opening remarks during opening exhibits and welcome remarks. While President Rodrigo Roa Duterte will give the keynote speech during the opening ceremonies of the National Science and Technology Week Celebration in Mindanao.

JULY 7, 2018 (SATURDAY)
SCIENTIFIC FORA
AM SESSION
9:00AM – 12:00NN – CREATING AN INNOVATION ECOSYSTEM
• Ngadto sa Kawanangan Alang sa Nasudnong Ka-ALaM (Going Great Heights Towards Building the Nation's Knowledge-base
• Technology Innovation & Value Creation

– BUILDING A SCIENCE CULTURE
• Balik Scientist Program
• DOST Scholarship Programs
PM SESSION
1:00PM – 5:00PM – DISASTER RESILIENT COMMUNITIES
• Community-based Flood Early Warning System (CBFEWS) Project
• Geoinformatics for Systematic Assessment of Flood Effects and Risks (GEOSAFER) Project
• Greening Mined-out Areas (Bioremediation)

JULY 8, 2018 (SUNDAY)
10:00AM – 6:00PM – VIEWING OF EXHIBITS
10:00AM – 5:00PM – FIELD VISIT TO COMMUNITIES OF PRACTICE
• Renewable Energy hub
• Vertical helophyte Filter system projects
• Halal Verification Laboratory
• SETUP Project

Check out DOST Region XI for more information for all the activities in store.

See you there!
#ScienceForThePeople
#dostPH

Source: http://caraga.dost.gov.ph/?p=2202

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