AD Tandug in Screening Committee for DOST Invention Contest
Posted: 2012-07-31 07:36:46
ERDB Asst. Director Leuvina M. Tandug served as a member of the Board of Judges in the National Invention Contest and Exhibits 2012 (NICE 2012). The event, organized and sponsored by the Technology Application and Promotion Institute of the Department of Science and Technology's (TAPI-DOST), was held on July 10-14, 2012 at the SMX Convention Center, Mall of Asia Complex, Pasay City.
NICE 2012 was conducted under the theme "Imbensyon at Inobasyon: Kabalikat sa Pag-unlad". The holding of the National Convention and Invention Exhibits is in pursuant to RA 7459. This year's contest is part of the 2012 National Science and Technology Week in July.
The Screening Committee (SC) for the RA No. 7459 has been entrusted with the delicate task of selecting the winners for the National Invention Contest.
In connection with the said NSTW celebration, ERDB also participated in the Science and Technology Fair and Exhibits which had the theme "Science, Technology and Innovation: Working Together for Growth and Development". The Bureau showcased its non-mist clonal propagation technology for forest trees and the mycorrhizal production and inoculation technology. Both technologies are important in the production of quality planting materials in support to the National Greening Program of PNoy's Administration.