Boholanos will be treated to an exciting, Science and Technology-related events this week as the Department of Science and Technology, Region 7 (DOST-7) celebrated the 2018 Regional Science and Technology Week (RSTW).

The three-day regional event, to be held from November 14 to 18, 2018 at Island City Mall, Tagbilaran City, Bohol, is celebrated with the theme, “Science for the People: Innovation for Collective Prosperity”.

It is part of the nationwide observance of the National Science and Technology Week (NSTW) as mandated by Presidential Proclamation 2214, as amended by Republic Act 169 of 1993

The law aims to provide an opportunity to “focus regional and national attention on the contribution of science and technology to national development and to give recognition and appreciation to outstanding accomplishments and personalities in science and technology”.

Highlighting the activities lined up for the occasion are fora, conferences, dialogues, exhibit, and a host of other interesting science, technology and innovation  activities to promote awareness, enterprise development and  community empowerment. (by: Licinio Gingoyon)