In the Part of Department of Science and Technology (DOST) during the Memorandum of Understanding headed by: DOST Secretary Fortunato T. De la Peña together with DOST Undersecretary Dr. Rowena Cristina L. Guevara, Assistant Secretary for International Cooperation Dr. Leah J. Buendia, and other officials and staff of DOST. In the part also of 3M  headed by: Ariel B. Lacsamana, President & Managing Director of 3M Philippines Inc. together with all the ranking officials of 3M: Mr. Christopher Ilagan, Government Affairs and Market Leader; Ms. Cecily Dela Cruz , Legal Council; Ms. Malou Espinola Laboratory Head; Ms. Rika Kamibayashi, Chief Brand Officer; Ms. Grace Laurio, Food Safety Division Manager and Ms. Haydee Casapao, Country Business Leader Healthcare.

Lacsamana is the President and Director of 3M Global Services Channel (Export Operations), helping country subsidiaries accelerate growth for their businesses. He has a solid 14 years in 3M , held 9 roles, alternating strategy, business development  and even marketing roles.