ERDB Main Office workshop participants

A two-day webinar workshop on Updating of Terminal Reports and Technology Characterization Reports led by the Technology Assessment and Packaging Section (TAPS) of ERDB’s Technology Transfer Division was conducted on January 14-15, 2021 at Kamayan sa Palaisdaan, Bay, Laguna.

Forty participants composed of 15 staff from the Bureau’s technical divisions and 25 from the Research, Development and Extension Centers (RDECs) attended the said activity.

RDEC participants via Zoom Application

The participants from technical divisions attended face-to-face discussion while those from the RDECs joined via Zoom application. The team led by Dr. Aurora S. Jose, TAPS Chief, acted as the facilitators.

A short opening program was conducted wherein Director Henry A. Adornado gave the welcome address. Mr. Juan B. Ebora, TTD Chief, discussed the rationale of the activity, while the objectives and expected outputs were discussed by Dr. Aurora S. Jose.

The completed projects with/without terminal report (TR) and technology characterization report (TCR) were presented by Ms. Marita W. Briz.

All completed research projects were reviewed and assessed by the concerned participants.

The status of terminal reports (TR) and Technology Characterization Reports (TCR), title and type of technologies generated and status of technology assessment results were verified and updated.

At the end of the activity, the participants agreed to submit pertinent documents in order to finalize the list of all completed projects from 2010-2020 in preparation for technology assessment.  Dr. Aurora S.Jose/Ms. Yessa G. Escarez, TAPS-TTD