The Computing and Archiving Research Environment (CoARE) team of the DOST – Advanced Science and Technology Institute (DOST-ASTI) conducted its second High-Performance Computing (HPC) Training for International Rice Research Institute (IRRI) in Los Baños, Laguna last May 19, 2016. IRRI is one of the largest users of CoARE Facility.
The Cybersecurity Forum "International Collaboration for a Safer World" was organized by the Department of Science and Technology-Advanced Science and Technology Institute (DOST-ASTI) and Foundation for Research and Technology Hellas, Institute of Computer Science (FORTH) in Manila, Philippines on January 26, 2016, as one of the co located events of the Asia Pacific Advanced Network (APAN) meetings. The forum aimed to gather Asian and European researchers and ICT policy makers to discuss and exchange ideas and experiences on cybersecurity initiatives in various countries. Around 100 participants took part in the event coming from the South East Asian regions including Indonesia, Malaysia, Myanmar, Philippines, Singapore, Thailand, and Vietnam. While countries from Europe, France, Germany, Greece, the Netherlands, and also United Kingdom participated in the said activity.
The Department of Science and Technology (DOST) together with the British High Commission under the South East Asia- European Union Network (SEA-EU Net), will be hosting the Science for International Development (SID) Conference carrying the Theme “Science, Technology and Innovation: Working Together for Growth and Development,” from 17th to the 19th of September 2012.
The Advanced Science and Technology Institute (DOST-ASTI) hosted the e-Disaster thematic session of the Science for International Development (SID) Conference last September 18, 2012 at Marriot Hotel in Newport City, Manila. The event was in cooperation with International Technology Cooperation Unit of the Department of Science and Technology (DOST-ITCU) and British High Commission in Singapore under the Southeast Asia – European Union Network (SEA EU NET).