DOST-ASTI features in DOSTv sa Radyo episode

8 Jul 2019 5:45 PM


DOST-ASTI Acting Director Joel Joseph Marciano Jr. guested on the July 6 episode of the radio show DOSTv sa Radyo.

In the episode, Dr. Marciano discussed the mandate of the Department of Science Technology-Advanced Science and Technology Institute (DOST-ASTI) and the different R&D technologies of past and present. 

DOST-ASTI services such as PREGINET, the country’s first Research and Education Network (REN), and undertakings such as the country’s microsatellites were featured in the interview. Dr. Marciano also narrated the agency’s foray into computing, space technologies, and data science for various research applications to solve challenges in agriculture, development, and disasters.

Hosted by Onin Miranda, DOST Secretary Fortunato dela Pena, STII Director Richard Burgos, and DOST Undersecretary for DRR Renato Solidum, DOSTv sa Radyo is a Radyo Pilipinas-broadcasted show that airs every Saturday at 11 AM. DOSTv sa Radyo is an hour of discussions on science, technology, and innovation. Tune in to DZRB 738 on your AM radio stations, or watch their live stream on the Radyo Pilipinas and DOSTv Facebook pages.

Catch the episode here: