The Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) will conduct public consultations/hearings on the draft Implementing Rules and Regulations (IRR) on the Philippine Innovation Act (RA 11293).

The consultations/hearings are scheduled as follows:

IRR of the Philippine Innovation Act (NCR Leg) 29 November 2019Meeting Rooms 4-6, SMX Aura Convention Center, Taguig City 8:30 a.m.- 4:00 p.m.
IRR of the Philippine Innovation Act (Baguio Leg) 6 December 2019Holiday Inn, Baguio City 8:30 a.m.- 4:00 p.m.

All those interested in the abovementioned scheduled activities are hereby requested to attend. The draft IRR can be downloaded through Written endorsement/position/comments may be submitted to the Bureau of Trade and Industrial Policy Research (BTIPR) addressed to Maria Lourdes A. Yaptinchay, Director, at the BOI Building, 385 Sen. Gil J. Puyat Avenue, 1200 Makati City or through email address,

For further queries and/or concerns, please coordinate with Mr. McPhearson Christian Ramos at telephone number (+632) 7791.3430 before the aforementioned public consultations.♦

Date of Release: 25 November 2019