by Jund Rian A. Doringo

The internationalization of intellectual property (IP) applications leads the Technology Application and Promotion Institute of the Department of Science and Technology (DOST-TAPI)’s plan to meet the Sustainable Development Goals (SDG) by 2030.

This was revealed by DOST-TAPI Director, Atty. Marion Ivy D. Decena during the 89th Episode: Making Change Happen of the DOST Report hosted by Secretary Fortunato T. de la Peña on 07 January 2022.

DOST-TAPI Director, Atty. Marion Ivy D. Decena talks about DOST-TAPI’s contributions to making change happen during the DOST Report on 07 January 2022

by Edcel Justine C. Cabaylo

Coinciding with the Yuletide season, DOST-TAPI's TECHNiCOM Program celebrated its accomplishments and honored its beneficiaries as it ended its 8-year run with a Week-long Accomplishments and Culminating Activity of Special Projects (WACAS).

The Technology Innovation for Commercialization (TECHNiCOM) program ended its status as a Special Project of DOST on the 31st of December 2021 after its transfer to DOST-TAPI in 2013.

INNOVATORS. Nominees of the TECHNICOM Gawad Awards pose for a photo-op with DOST Undersecretary for R&D Rowena Cristina L. Guevara and DOST-TAPI Director Marion Ivy D. Decena during the WACAS Culminating Activity held at the Blue Leaf Events Pavillon, Bonifacio Global City, Taguig. Photo by: Jerome Sierra/DOST-TAPI S&T Media Service