DOST-EXECOM MEETING NO. 2021-08B (DAY 2)

28 September 2021; 9:00 AM; Videoconferencing

 

OPENING PRAYER to be led by Asst. Secretary MARIDON O. SAHAGUN

A. Approval of the Provisional Agenda (5 minutes discussion)

B. Programs/Projects for Discussion:

 

No. Target Time of Presentation/ Q&A   PROGRAM/PROJECT S&T FIELD/FUNCTION   IMPLEMENTING/ MONITORING AGENCY Status 
1

9:15 AM
(30 minutes
discussion and
Q&A)

MULTIPARAMETRIC EVALUATION OF GESTATIONAL TROPHOBLASTIC DISEASES (GTD) AMONG FILIPINO WOMEN TO PREDICT MALIGNANT TRANSFORMATION, DISEASE PROGRESSION, AND RESISTANCE TO CHEMOTHERAPY

Project 1. The Use of Clinical, Ultrasound, and Genetic Parameters in Predicting Malignant Transformation or Development of Persistent Trophoblastic Disease (PTD) Among Cases Clinically Diagnosed with Hydatidiform Mole

Project 2. Proteomic Identification of Predictive Biomarkers for Malignant Transformation in Complete Hydatidiform Moles

Project 3. Determinants of Treatment Response in Gestational Trophoblastic Neoplasia

R&D Health 1.a

 

 

 

 

 

 

UPM

 

 

 

PGH

 

 

UPM

Done
2

9:45 AM
(30 minutes 
discussion and
Q&A)

HEALTHY AGING PROGRAM FOR PINOY (HAPPY) SENIOR CITIZENS: Promoting Quality Life among Older Filipinos through Food and Nutrition Solutions

Project 2: Development and Pilot-Scale Production of Innovative Food Products for Older Filipinos

Project 3: Managing the Nutritional Needs of Older Filipino with Due Attention to Protein Nutrition and Functional Health (MANO PO) Study

Project 4: Determination of Effect on Cognition Function of Potential Functional Food for Healthy Aging Among Older Filipinos

R&D Health 1.a

FNRI Done
3 10:15 AM
(20 minutes
discussion and
Q&A)

MECO-TECO JOINT COOPERATION PROGRAM: Development of a Nanotechnology Biosensor System for Monitoring of Health Biomarkers

R&D Health 1.a AdMU Done
4 10:35 AM
(20 minutes
discussion and
Q&A)

MECO-TECO JOINT RESEARCH PROGRAM: Development of an Unmanned Ground Vehicle System with vis-NIR Sensors for Soil Nutrient Mapping of Agricultural Farms

R&D Agriculture 1.a CavSU Done
5 10:55 AM
(30 minutes
discussion and
Q&A)

MULAT BLISTT– Modelling and Understanding Landslide EvenTs in BLISTT (Baguio, La Trinidad, Itogon, Sablan, Tuba, Tublay)


Project 1. Modelling Susceptibility and Generating Rainfall Induced Landslides

Project 2. Project CALaMI-T – Cordillera Administrative Landslide Monitoring Integrated Toolbox

R&D Disaster Management 1.a

 

 

 

 

UP-Baguio

University of the Cordilleras

Done
6 11:25 AM
(20 minutes
discussion and
Q&A)

Solidarity Vaccine Trial in the Philippines: Randomized Trial of Candidate Vaccines for COVID-19

R&D Health 1.a UP-Manila Done
7 11:45 AM
(20 minutes
discussion and
Q&A)

CRADLE: Development and Pilot Testing of Tree Climbing-Harvesting Device and Mobile Dehusker for Coconut

R&D Agriculture 1.a USeP Done
12:05 - 1:00 PM LUNCH BREAK
8

1:05 PM
(20 minutes
discussion and
Q&A) 

Smarter Philippines through Data Analytics R&D, Training and Adoption (SPARTA)

R&D Innovation HRD 1.a

DAP

Done
9 1:25 PM
(20 minutes
discussion and
Q&A) 

Philippine Science Centrum Travelling Exhibits: A Platform for Creating Science Interest Among Students in Selected Geographically Disadvantaged Areas (GIDA)

S&T Promotion 1.a

PFST

Done
10 1:45 PM
(20minutes
discussion and
Q&A) 

MECO-TECO JOINT RESEARCH PROGRAM: Marine and Onshore Geophysical Investigations of the Manila Subduction Zone

R&D Environment & Disaster Mgt. 1.a

 NIGS

Done
11 2:05 PM
(20 minutes
discussion and
Q&A) 

A Study Evaluating The Safety And Immunogenicity of Mixing Different COVID-19 Vaccines And Vaccine Platforms in Filipino Adults

R&D Health 1.a

 PSAAI 

Done
12 2:25 PM
(20 minutes
discussion and
Q&A) 

MALNUTRITION REDUCTION PROGAM


Project 1: Roll out of Complementary Food Processing Facility (Batch 3)

Project 2: Monitoring and Evaluation of MRP DOST-PINOY

R&D Health 1.a

 FNRI

Done
13 2:45 PM
(20 minutes
discussion and
Q&A) 

Development of Science and Technology Promotions through Integrated and Systematic Marketing Solutions (DOST-PRISMS)

Provision of Quality S&T Service 1.a

TAPI

Done
14 3:05 PM
(20 minutes
discussion and
Q&A) 

NEWTON AGHAM RESEARCHERS LINK PROGRAM: Developing Smart Environmental Resilience Solutions for Coastal Areas in the Philippines: Susceptibility, Adaptation and Mitigation Measures: SEACAP

Policy Advocacy 1.d

BSU

Done
15 3:25 PM
(20 minutes
discussion and
Q&A) 

NICER: INDUSTRIAL TREE PLANTATION SPECIES RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT CENTER

Project 3. Analysis, Characterization, and Utilization of Wood Wastes from Tree Farms and WPPS in Caraga Region for Industrial Symbiosis


R&D Agriculture 1.a

CSU

Done
16 3:45 PM
(10 minutes
discussion and
Q&A) 

Strengthening of Industry Strategic Science and Technology Plan Information System (ISP-IS) for Improved R&D Management

Policy Advocacy 1.d

PCAARRD

Done
17 3:55 PM
(20 minutes
discussion and
Q&A) 

Philippine Comprehensive Nationwise Construction Resources Technical Evaluation (Philippine CoNCReTE)

R&D others 1.a

UPD-NIGS

Done
18 4:15 PM
(10 minutes
discussion and
Q&A) 

DOST HALAL S&T PROGRAM: Project 9. Operationalization of Halal Verification Laboratories (HVLs) of DOST CALABARZON, DOST 11, DOST-12 and MOST-BARMM in Support to Halal Assurance System

Provision of Quality S&T Service 1.d

DOST CALABARZON REGION

Done

 

C.  Tabulation and Discussion on the Ranking of New Programs/Projects Discussed from July to September 2021 (4:30 - 4:45 PM/15 minutes discussion)

D. Other Matters:

D.1. Approval of Proposals for Funding under the PCIEERD Startup Grant Fund Program [Dr. Enrico C. Paringit]  (startups registered for more than 3 years) [4:50 - 5:05 PM/20 minutes discussion]

D.2. Projects Within the Approving Authority of the Undersecretary for Research and Development (5:10 - 5:20 PM/10 minutes discussion)

D.3. Presentation of the "DOST Food Safety Program Roadmap 2023-2027" (5:25 - 5:55 PM/30 minutes discussion)

E. Report on Liquidation of DOST-GIA Projects  (6:00 - 6:15 PM/15 minutes discussion)

F. Adjournment of Day 2 EXECOM Meeting  (6:20 PM)
 

 

 

Legend (Function):

1.a R&D

1.b Research and Development Results Utilization (RDRU)

1.c Development of Human Resources and R&D Institutions for the S&T Sector (DHR & R&D for the S&T Sector)

1.d Provision of Quality S&T Services, Policy Advocacy, S&T Promotion