(From left) His Excellency Ambassador Evan P. Garcia, Permanent Representative of the Philippines to the United Nations (UN) and Other International Organizations in Geneva; Professor Fortunato T. De La Peña, Secretary of DOST; Mr. Andrew Michael S. Ong, Director of the Regional Bureau for Asia and the Pacific of WIPO; and Dr. Sacha Wunsch-Vincent, Section Head of the Economics and Statistics Division of WIPO and Co-Editor of the GII during the GII Technical Meeting on 17 February 2020 at the PICC, Pasay City
With the goal of bringing science closer to the people, the Department of Science and Technology (DOST) launched the Knowledge and Inspiration in Science Stories (KISS) on 14 February 2020 at the Science and Technology Information Institute (DOST-STII) Mini Theater, Bicutan, Taguig City.
DOST KISS is a series of promotional videos which feature the DOST projects as well as funded and generated technologies by the DOST-attached research and development institutes, councils, academe, and small and medium entrepreneurs.
(From left) DOST Undersecretary for Regional Operations Brenda L. Nazareth-Manzano, DOST-STII Director Richard P. Burgos, DOST Undersecretary for R&D Rowena Cristina L. Guevara, DOST Undersecretary for Disaster Risk Reduction and Climate Change Renato U. Solidum, Jr., DOST-TAPI Director Edgar I. Garcia, DOST Director for Internal Audit Service Maria Teresa B. De Guzman, and DOST-V Regional Director Rommel R. Serrano during the DOST KISS Launching on 14 February 2020 at the DOST-STII Mini Theater, Taguig City