"Pinoy innovators feted at 2018 National Invention Contest and Exhibits" (GMA News Online)
DOST-TAPI's 2018 National Invention Contest and Exhibits (NICE) features six categories as well as special awards, which this year went to Dr. Raul V. Destura (UP Manila) and Dr. Nestor Michael C. Tiglao (UP Diliman) for their winning entries at the 46th International Exhibition of Inventions Geneva.
An all-in-one veterinary table, an anti-mosquito bracelet, and a treatment system for solid waste were among the many Filipino-made innovations featured at the recently concluded 2018 National Invention Contest and Exhibits (NICE), held at the Le Pavillon Metropolitan Park in Pasay City from August 14 to 16.
Organized by the Department of Science and Technology’s Technology Application and Promotion Institute (DOST-TAPI), the annual NICE supports Republic Act 7459, also known as the Inventors and Invention Incentives Act of the Philippines.
It honors the best creations from Pinoy inventors and innovators and aims to encourage Filipinos to come up with new products and processes that are both beneficial to society and commercially viable...