Bamboo Research and Innovation Center (BRIC)

BRIC envisions to be the leading center for scientific, innovation and commercialization aspects of bamboo in Mindanao. Meanwhile, the institution similarly aspires to be an active partner to the various industry stakeholders and sustainably pursue the still unsaturated potential of bamboo in local, national and global markets, respectively. Bamboo products are globally recognized as environmental friendly which also exhibited an excellent quality. The Bamboo Research and Innovation Center is guided by the principle of product innovation and good manufacturing practices. Specifically, it aspires to:

  • Conduct research and innovation for production and commercialization
  • Facilitate proactive technology transfer programs for entrepreneurship development;
  • Manufacture value added bamboo based products; and
  • Provide develop and provide facilities to bamboo industries and enterprise.