NAST PHL to hold NESA Paper Presentation And Awarding Ceremony And NTSYS Paper Presentation
BICUTAN, TAGUIG CITY –The National Academy of Science and Technology, Philippines (NAST PHL) will hold the NAST Environmental Science Award Paper Presentation and Awarding Ceremony and NAST Talent Search for Young Scientists Paper Presentation on April 21, 2023, at the Eastwood Richmonde Hotel, Quezon City.
The NESA is intended to recognize outstanding scientific and technological research works that have significant contributions to environmental protection and conservation in the country. NESA was first launched in 2001 as part of the celebration of World Earth Day and as the Academy’s answer to the rapid pace of environmental degradation and the possible eventual depletion of natural resources. Spearheaded by the efforts of the late NAST PHL President and National Scientist Perla D. Santos Ocampo, this award was established through the help of Dr. Hugh Greenwood, a philanthropist, and founder of the Children’s Research Fund in the United States. This award was formerly called NAST-Hugh Greenwood Environmental Science Award.
NAST PHL To Hold Two (2) Scienteach: Symposium for the Youth for the Month of April
BICUTAN, TAGUIG CITY –The National Academy of Science and Technology, Philippines (NAST PHL), in partnership with the Department of Science and Technology (DOST) Regional Offices will conduct two (2) ScienTeach: A Symposium for the Youth for April.
The ScienTeach: Symposium for the Youth started in 2016 as part of the 40th Anniversary of NAST PHL. The ScienTeach was adopted as a virtual Symposium for the Youth in the year 2020 to continue its service during the pandemic. It is a collection of episodes that highlights varying topics featuring National Scientists, NAST Members, and its awardees who are accomplished in their respective fields. Its objectives are to promote science and technology, bring our scientists closer to the youth, and inspire and encourage students to pursue a career in science and technology. This event is open to all junior and senior high school students.
NAST PHL, DOST Regional Offices tie-up for the 2023 Regional Scientific Meetings
BICUTAN, TAGUIG CITY - The National Academy of Science and Technology, Philippines (NAST PHL) and the Department of Science and Technology (DOST) Regional Offices will be holding the 2023 Regional Scientific Meetings (RSMs) with the theme “Agham at Teknolohiya para sa Demokrasya (Science and Technology for Democracy).”
The RSMs are annually organized as part of the NAST PHL’s and DOST’s long-standing commitment of bringing science closer to the Filipino people. The RSMs, which will be held for Luzon, Visayas, and Mindanao island clusters, are expected to provide a venue for the discussion of relevant and timely regional concerns, and the presentation of S&T-based recommendations.