23/04/2024  Keynote Presentation



Embracing inclusivity in scientific research and innovation can drive regional advancement and prosperity. Inclusive Science Education for Regional Advancement" is imperative in the contemporary era of technological progress and scientific innovation. This was stated in a keynote presentation on 'Inclusive Science for Regional Advancement' at the 7th SEAMEO CPRN Summit.


Ingenieur Awang Haji Mohammad Nazri bin Haji Mohammad Yusof, Permanent Secretary at the Ministry of Transport and Infocommunications in his keynote presentation also underlined the concept within the context of Brunei Darussalam's Science and Innovation ecosystem and its regional integration under ASEAN. There was also emphasis on the need for equitable access to scientific infrastructure and resources, capacity-building initiatives, and collaboration among ASEAN member states to ensure the benefits of scientific advancements are shared widely. Continued commitment is also required to create an inclusive scientific community in Southeast Asia and beyond.