Tarlac City was the chosen venue for the Regional Celebration of the 2018 National Science and Technology Week, that aims to highlight the importance of Science and Technology in our daily lives in line with our efforts to achieve sustainable progress and development in our own communities. Mayor Cristy Angeles welcomed the Department of Science and Technology headed by Secretary Fortunato T. de la Pena and commmended their effort of encouraging and supporting Filipino scientists and inventors, as we are home to a number of the world’s most talented and creative individuals