The Department of Science and Technology (DOST) will celebrate the 2013 National Science and Technology Week (NSTW) with the theme “Science, Technology and Innovation: The Road to a Smarter Philippines” on July 23-27, 2013 at SMX Convention Center, SM Mall of Asia Complex, Pasay City.
An annual event by the DOST, the NSTW will showcase various technologies, inventions and innovations from the Filipino science community. This year’s NSTW exhibition, also called Expo Science 2013, will highlight the science and technology (S&T) interventions in agriculture, transportation, industry, services and climate change – all geared towards the realization of a better and Smarter Philippines. Also to be featured in the exhibition are technologies and S&T initiatives from other government institutions, the academe and the business sector.
Apart from the exhibits, other activities lined-up for the celebration are technology fora, technology demonstrations and interactive activities. The 5-day event is open to all S&T enthusiasts, students, academicians, researchers, inventors, innovators, professionals and the general public. (Arjay D. Fernandez)