Tuesday, August 16, 2022

Pinoy Inventors Want To Be Part Of PBBM’s ‘Developmental Program’

Pinoy Inventors Want To Be Part Of PBBM’s ‘Developmental Program’

Spotlight

How do you feel about this story?

Like
Love
Haha
Wow
Sad
Angry

A group of Filipino inventors is seeking an audience with President Ferdinand Marcos Jr. to personally express their willingness to help the Chief Executive achieve his “developmental program” for the country.

“That’s our call. We are united today, the group of the Filipino Inventors Society for our ranks to be heard,” Filipino Inventors Society (FIS) president Ronald Pagsanhan said in a media forum in Quezon City on Tuesday.

“Our main purpose is how we can contribute to the development of our country. Let’s be part of the developmental program of our President, so that’s what we’re asking the President to support us. We have more courage if we know that we have the support of our President,” he added.

The group also appealed for support from lawmakers.

“Of course, we will also ask the Congress and the senators to listen to us,” he said. “We talk more about politics on social media, we should also give more attention to technological science. This is where we should pay attention for the development of our country.”

He said the head of the Department of Science and Technology (DOST) should be ready to accept all.

“He/she should not only just be a political appointee, He/she have a heart for inventors, have a heart for technologies, have a heart for science,” he said.

Former FIS president and now Vazbuilt head Gary Vasquez, science research specialist Hanz Alejandra and Filipino-Japanese Engineer Dr. Bert Hasimoto were also present during the forum. (PNA)

Latest News

Spotlight

The Talk

More Stories

Every Man Who Has Loved “Emily In Paris”

Before the newest season of Emily in Paris airs, let's look back at the gorgeous men that she almost dated.

Shopee And The Department Of Trade And Industry Partners For The 3rd ASEAN Online Sale

For the 55th Anniversary of the ASEAN, Shopee decided to showcase different local and regional products on their app.

Legarda Bats For The Promotion Of PH Handloom Weaving Industry

Senator Loren Legarda eyes the promotion of the country's weaving industry as she filed a senate bill to empower weavers and develop the local textile industry.

‘Batil-Patong’ Gets Hype In Tuguegarao’s Pancit Festival

The local dish of noodles topped with poached eggs, sautéd meat, and vegetables was popularized in Tuguegarao and is now also known in other parts of the country.

Community Spirit On Full Display In ‘Brigada Eskwela’

The Department of Education, as they launch the Brigada Eskwela, underscores the importance of cooperation between the academe and the community.

Entertainment

Travel

Motoring