The Scientific Career System (SCS), in partnership with the Philippine Rice Research Institute (PhilRIce), conducted the Scientific Career System Orientation and Research Colloquium at the Social Hall, PhilRice, Nueva Ecija on June 16, 2017.
The orientation aimed to introduce the system to researchers who are employed in the government. It was attended by researchers from PhilRice,Philippine Center for Postharvest Development and Mechanization (PhilMech), and Philippine Carabao Center (PCC).
In collaboration with the Provincial Science and Technology Center (PSTC)-Batanes and DOST Region II, NAST held its two activities, the Scientific Career System Orientation and Speakers Bureau at Japi Traveller’s Hotel in Cauayan City, Isabela on June 21, 2017.\
The Scientific Career System Orientation aimed to introduce the system to the knowledge of theresearchers employed in the government. The orientation was attended by 85 researchers from local government units of Region II in Echague, Pamplona, Quirino, and Isabela, Southern Isabela College of Arts and Trade- TESDA, Commission on Higher Education- Region II, Department of Agriculture Regional Field Office No. 02, DOST Isabela, Department of Health-Regional Office II, and administrators of SUCS in Saint Mary’s University, Quirino State University, Cagayan State University, and Isabela State University in Cauayan, Santiago, Jones, San Mateo campuses.
Assistant Regional Director, Dr. Teresita Tabaog in behalf of the DOST Regional Director, Engr. Sancho Maborrang, gave a warm welcome to all with words of encouragement to be part of the Scientific Career System. She cited that the scientists are already outnumbered, especially in their region.