Sen. Paolo Benigno "Bam" A. Aquino IV
Chairman, Senate Committee on Science and Technology
Warmest greetings to all participants of the National Science and Technology Week!
We would like to commend the Philippine Science Community led by DOST for hosting this
platform that showcases our country's achievements in science and technology.
Creativity and innovation are critical factors in improving the lives of Filipinos and solving
many of our country's problems.
It is your ideas and inventions that will help us build a better Philippines with boundless
opportunities for all.
As such, you will always have our full support in the Senate, especially in endeavors seeking
to provide a better life for Filipinos.
We hope that you will continue to encourage the curiosity of Filipinos, especially the youth,
and empower them to contribute to a more prosperous Philippines through science and
In the spirit of building the nation