ERDB Participates in the National Science and Technology Week Celebration
Posted: 2012-07-19 02:57:52
Pasay City - The Department of Science and Technology (DOST) held the National Science and Technology Week (NSTW) celebration last July 10-14, 2012 at the SMX Convention Center, Seashell Lane, Mall of Asia Complex, Pasay City.
Guided by this year's NSTW theme, "Science, Technology and Innovation: Working Together for Growth and Development", the Ecosystems Research and Development Bureau (ERDB) showcased its mycorrhiza technology and the National Greening Program-Production of Quality Planting Materials (NGP-PQPM) during the five-day exhibit.
The opening ceremony held last July 10 was graced by Senator Loren Legarda, Senator Edgardo Angara, DOST Secretary Mario Montejo, Department of Agriculture (DA) Secretary Proceso Alcala and Department of Health (DOH) Assistant Secretary Dr. Eric Tayag.
The NSTW 2012 exhibit was participated in by various DOST offices, other government institutions, academe and business sectors. Apart from the exhibit, giving out of S & T awards, forum and technology and invention demos were also held as part of the week-long celebration. Malaya N. Montesur, TDD