MSU-GSC hosts 4th Research and Innovation Summit
by Epimaco A. Cabanlit Jr., Ph.D.
The Department of Research of the Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research and Extension hosted the Research and Innovation Summit last December 9-11, 2019. The participants of the said event were the different campus winners in the oral and poster papers, together with their research directors, coordinators and Vice Chancellor for Research and Extension, Dr. Edna Oconer.
In this summit, the outstanding young scientists from the National Academy of Science and Technology shared their research outputs, accomplishments and experiences. Dr. Anshari P. Ali, the Chancellor of MSU-GSC gave the welcome address and the opening remarks. He emphasized the importance of the network and connection of the academe and the industries. Mr. Elmer V. Catulpos, President of the General Santos City Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Inc., pointed out the need for the collaboration and partnership between the academe and the Industries. Secretary Usman Aragasi of the MSU System Board of Regents relayed the message of President Macaayong for the immediate rescue of the environmental degradation, the tendency to consumerism and exploitation of the natural resources. He is very grateful to the organizers and host in recognizing the MSU Outstanding Young Scientists.
Aside from the experiences shared by the young scientist, Dr. Elmer P. Dadios, an International Scientist from De La Salle University talked on how to manage traffic problems with the aids of robots and drones. Likewise, a very important common note emphasized by the young scientist is maintaining a sense of humility.
Closing the event, the Research Director of MSU General Santos advocates to maximize in loving one another and minimize loving another one.
The Official Newsletter OF MSU-GSC
FEBRUARY 2020 | NO. 2