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Minister's  Message

Minister's Message

Jamaica’s transition to a knowledge-based society and innovation-based economy is hinged on critical advances in Science and Technology through research and development.

Chairman's Message

Chairman's Message

Science is simply a body of knowledge gathered through approved rigorous methods of study to ensure that the knowledge is supported by reliable evidence. This is what we refer to as being data-driven.

Exec. Director's Message

Exec. Director's Message

One of the primary roles of the Scientific Research Council (SRC) is to foster and coordinate scientific research, promotion of its application and popularization of science and technology through strategic alliances. One such avenue utilized to advance this thrust is through our Biennial Science Technology and Innovation (ST&I) Conference, traditionally hosted during Science and Technology...

 Conference Overview

Conference Overview

The Scientific Research Council’s 4th Biennial Conference & Exposition is being done in partnership with the CAP4INNO and IPICA projects. This year the theme “Science, Technology and Innovation: Stimulus for Health, Wealth and Wellness” will seek to highlight various companies and agencies in Jamaica and overseas that have used scientific knowledge to the advantage of the general public. Participants in the two day conference can expect to see interactive displays from Jamaican companies, hear presentations from leading experts in the fields of business and research, as well as discuss the implication of policy on Jamaica’s ability to do business. Conference presenters are from Jamaica, Spain, and South Africa, and as such will present a global view of innovation and its impact on our lives.

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