Are you an S&T expert eager to share your knowledge or help others?
Enhance Your Profile
by Uploading Your Best Profile Photo
Your One Expert photo is often the first perception of potential clients and partners have of you. First, they want a face they can trust.
We will appreciate it very much if you use a high resolution picture of at least 400 x 400 pixels at 150 dpi.
See our article about choosing the best One Expert photo here.
Update your profile
Describe your work, qualifications and projects handled. It would be best if you could break it into details for clients and potential partners to know and see what services or partnerships they can have with you. You can also read our article about How to Market Yourself here.
To complete your profile, you need to do the following steps:
STEP 1.Verify your account via the email we sent you.
STEP 2.Upload a profile picture. We will appreciate it very much if you use a high resolution picture of at least 400 x 400 pixels at 150 dpi. Your picture with uncluttered background is requested.
STEP 3.Fill up the space allotted for “Area of Expertise”. This is very much needed in order for our users to know the areas where you can assist them.
STEP 4.Fill up the other information needed in your account profile.
VERY IMPORTANT : Please take note that your account will only be activated if you have completed Steps 1-3.
Interact With Others
Through OneChat - our chat application, you can interact with clients and other experts and discuss about a variety of topics in different chat groups. You can also create your own OneChat group.
How to Engage with Clients
So what to do next if clients or users emailed you or have sent messages using our OneChat chat application?
If the client is looking for advise, please engage them and help them with their needs. Please check if there are existing services or programs in your organization which they can avail of in order for you to assist them.
If the client is interested in having you as a resource person or lecturer for their activity or event, you may lead them to this page (click here) to allow them to apply for support either from DOST Regional Offices or from DOST-TAPI. The support usually is in terms of travel expenses as well as minimal honoraria.
If the client is an MSME that is in need of in-depth and more focused assistance from you, you may lead them to this page (click here) to allow them to apply for our consultancy programs under the DOST Small Enterprise Technology Upgrading Program (SETUP). If you are not an accredited SETUP Consultant, you can apply for accreditation with the nearest DOST Regional Office. This will allow you to receive consultancy fees provided under SETUP.
Get Accredited as a DOST Consultant
Visit your nearest DOST Regional Office to apply for accreditation under the different consultancy programs being provided through the Small Enterprise Technology Upgrading Program (SETUP). Please click here to link with our regional offices.
You can also apply as an accredited consultant under the Consultancy for Agricultural and Manufacturing Productivity Improvement (CAMPI) being implemented by the Technology Application and Promotion Institute (DOST-TAPI). Please click here to contact them.
Talk to the nearest DOST Staff
You may also contact the nearest DOST Staff in order to ask clarification on our services and request for further assistance.