Inventors and researchers in Western Visayas will be recognized for their work in this year’s Regional Invention Contest and Exhibit (RICE) on November 23 to 25.
This biennial event, which was conducted by the Department of Science and Technology-6 in collaboration with the DOST–Technology Application and Promotion Institute, aims to give encouragement and opportunity to men and women inventors and researchers to showcase their inventive and creative capabilities.
RICE gives due recognition to the outstanding invention through the Tuklas Award, outstanding utility model through the Unlad Award, outstanding industrial design through the Banghay Award, outstanding creative research through the Likha Award, and outstanding student creative research for high school and college students through the Sibol Award, DOST-6 said in a press release.
The 2021 RICE is part of the National Science and Technology Week celebration.*