Philippines Wins First-Ever Award at State Department’s GIST Catalyst Pitch Competition

  Manila, November 16, 2021—On November 9, Philippine-based startup Galansiyang won the U.S. Department of State’s 2021 Global Innovation through Science and Technology (GIST) Catalyst Pitch Competition, placing first in both the “Spirit of GIST” and “People’s Choice” categories.  The GIST Catalyst Pitch Competition is a global competition launched in 2017 that gives science and technology entrepreneurs ...
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U.S. Embassy Celebrates World Space Week with Virtual Events

Manila, October 8, 2021 — From October 2 to 5, the U.S. Embassy in the Philippines staged a virtual hackathon and series of webinars featuring NASA scientists to celebrate World Space Week and to highlight the importance of science and technology in development.  The week-long event kicked off on October 2 and 3, when American Corners hosted the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) Space Apps Challenge in the cities of Cagayan ...
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