The 8th Sri Lanka Biennial Conference on Science and Technology (BICOST - VIII) which is one of the main events of NASTEC was successfully concluded on 24th and 25th November 2016 at the Gateway Hotel (Air Port Garden), Katunayake.
NASTEC presented the National Research and Development Framework (NRDF) compiled by them to H.E. the President Hon. Maithripala Sirisena on 3rd May 2016 at a special meeting held at the Presidents House.Read More
The series of conferences that now come to be known as BICOST, results from the main activity of the National Science and Technology Commission (NASTEC) as mandated by the Science and Technology Act No 11 of 1994. This Act, which was responsible for the creation of NASTEC, was only implemented in 1998, and mandated NASTEC to inter alia, stage The Sri Lanka Conference on Science and Technology biennially ..."