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DOST 7 Offers Package of Support for Innovation to MSMEs

The Department of Science and Technology Region 7 (DOST 7) holds a breakout session entitled “Stimulating Innovations in Increasing Growth Potentials: The DOST SETUP Experience” on June 20, 2018 during the second day of the Innovation Summit of the Cebu Business Month 2018 organized by Cebu Chamber of Commerce and Industry and co-organized by DOST continue reading : DOST 7 Offers Package of Support for Innovation to MSMEs

Atty. Alejandro Florian O. Alcantara, president and CEO of Raw Brown Sugar Milling Co., Inc. gave a talk on “Stimulating Innovation in Increasing Growth Potential, the DOST SETUP Experience” during the breakout session of Innovation Summit held at the Waterfront Cebu City Hotel and Casino as part of Cebu Business Month Celebration.

DOST SETUP beneficiaries from NegOr showcase products, give testimony at Cebu’s innovation summit

  Beneficiaries of the Small Enterprise Technology Upgrading Program (SETUP) of the DOST here in Negros Oriental showcased their best products and made a testimony about the benefits of SETUP during the Innovation Summit held on June 19-20, 2018 at Waterfront Cebu City Hotel and Casino in Lahug, Cebu City. Subida Souvenirs, Day 8 Tisoy continue reading : DOST SETUP beneficiaries from NegOr showcase products, give testimony at Cebu’s innovation summit

Playing Catchup? Science and Technology Secretary Fortunato dela Peña says the country’s small businesses should prioritize innovation if they want to survive in a challenging business landscape. (SunStar Foto/Arni Aclao)

DOST urges MSMEs: Innovate and join digital economy

THE Department of Science and Technology (DOST) wants the country’s micro, small and medium entrepreneurs (MSMEs) to innovate and join the digital economy. Quoting President Rodrigo Duterte’s speech during the recent China expo, DOST Secretary Fortunato Dela Peña yesterday said the country is catching up on economic development by focusing on infrastructure, interconnectivity and innovation. continue reading : DOST urges MSMEs: Innovate and join digital economy

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DOST, PTRI TALK WITH CEBU CREATIVE SECTOR FOR POTENTIAL YARN INNOVATION CENTER IN CEBU

The Philippine Textile Research Institute (PTRI) of the Department of Science and Technology (DOST) conducts a consultative forum with the Cebu creative industry stakeholders on June 18, 2018 to discuss the potential establishment of Regional Yarn and Innovation Center in Cebu under the i2TELA (Inclusive Innovation – Textiles Empowering Lives Anew) program of the institute. continue reading : DOST, PTRI TALK WITH CEBU CREATIVE SECTOR FOR POTENTIAL YARN INNOVATION CENTER IN CEBU

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DOST Secretary de la Peña Visits USC Marine Biology Research Station

DOST Secretary Fortunato de la Peña visits the Marine Biology Research Station of the University of San Carlos in Maribago, Lapu-lapu City, Cebu on June 18, 2018.   DOST Secretary de la Peña urged USC to submit more research proposals for DOST funding support on top of the completed and existing DOST funded research projects continue reading : DOST Secretary de la Peña Visits USC Marine Biology Research Station

SEN. VILLAR LEADS TRANSFER OF DOST COFFEE PROCESSING TECHNOLOGIES TO TUBURAN

The Department of Science and Technology Region 7 (DOST 7) through its Cebu Provincial S&T Center (DOST Cebu PSTC) transfers coffee processing technologies to Kabangkalan Agro-Forestry Multipurpose Cooperative (KAFAMCO) in Tuburan, Cebu on June 12, 2018. The processing equipment transferred are coffee bean dehuller, depulper, dryer, roaster, moisture analyzer, and band sealer.   Sen. Cynthia continue reading : SEN. VILLAR LEADS TRANSFER OF DOST COFFEE PROCESSING TECHNOLOGIES TO TUBURAN