Written by Maria Victoria I. Dado
Published: 04 November 2014
The 2014 MindaDOST Cluster S&T Fair will be held in SMX Convention Center, Davao City from November 13-15, 2014. The fair is hosted by the Department of Science and Technology Regional Office No. XI with the theme: "Philippines: A Science Nation Meeting Global Challenges."
The Mindanao Cluster S&T Fair brings to the grass roots the annual National S&T Week Celebration of the Department of Science and Technology. It is a great venue for business matching as the fair brings altogether DOST agencies and assisted companies, particularly the small and medium enterprises, investors, NGOs, scientists, researchers, government agencies, academe and community organizations in order to promote S&T.
The 3-day cluster fair will feature the 8 DOST outcomes which are feasible ways to become a Science Nation contributing to the overall competitiveness of the country in the global arena.
Aside from the free viewing of exhibits, everyone is also encouraged to join the series of lectures / fora on the following schedules/topics:
November 13 – 2PM
November 14- 10:00am – 5pm
Trends on Appropriate Packaging Technologies;
Food Safety for Food Service Establishment; and
Energy Conservation Awareness
November 15- 10:00am – 2:30pm
Hydraulic and Hydrologic Characterization for Remediation Technologies;
Action Plan on Municipal Solid Waste Management and Landfill in the Philippines; and
The Magical World of Science
For more details, you may contact Ms. Ruby Manongdo at Tel. No. (082) 2275672.
The 2014 MindaDOST Cluster S&T Fair is brought to us by the Department of Science and Technology – Regional Offices No. IX, X, XI, XII, Caraga, and ARMM thru the Technology Applications and Promotions Institute (DOST - TAPI).