Executive Order No. 128 mandates the Department to provide central direction, leadership and coordination of scientific and technological efforts and ensure that the results therefrom are geared and utilized in areas of maximum economic and social benefits for the people.
"Prime mover of Science, Technology and Innovation for sustainable development of the CALABARZON region by 2022."
- Passion for Excellence
- To be the leader in providing packaged-S&T-based interventions towards sustainable socio-economic development
- To be the partner in the implementation of high impact projects through DOST priority programs/ Roll out programs in the Region
- To be the initiator of scientific and technological efforts by developing innovative programs and project that would benefit the community