CERVANTES, Ilocos Sur – The Department of Science and Technology Regional Office 1, through the Provincial Science and Technology Center Ilocos Sur and in partnership with the Local Government of Cervantes, aims to conduct a Science and Technology (S&T) Caravan at Cervantes Gymnasium, Cervantes, Ilocos Sur on November 18-21, 2019. This program will be participated by local stakeholders, prospective Micro Small, Medium Enterprises and the whole populace in the 2nd District of Ilocos Sur, especially in the municipality of Cervantes.
The caravan intends to conduct technology fora that will entice potential investment opportunities on matured technologies, oversight livelihood trainings and seminars in order to provide beneficial employment or entrepreneurial opportunities, supervise technology clinics and exhibits to present programs, projects and services of DOST to people of the 2nd district; and determine and provide possible technical assistance and consultancy service to improve productivity and production process needed by MSMEs of the town.
“We are pleased to conduct this S&T Caravan in order to enrich livelihood possibilities for the people in our province. We believe that through this, we, the DOST, can bring higher productivity and better quality of life for the people in Ilocos Sur,” said Mr. Ramon Sumabat, the Provincial Science and Technology Director of Ilocos Sur. The 3-day program will culminate on November 21, 2019 at 2 pm.