On April 27, 2016 the 1st DOST Technology Transfer Day was held at the Sofitel Philippine Plaza Manila, CCP Complex, Pasay City. The whole day event brought together the different stakeholders in research and development that led to the forging of partnerships between industry players and the technology generators. One of the highlights of the event is the technology showcase wherein different DOST technologies and services were featured. Among those featured technologies is FNRI’s Optimized Brown Rice which was presented by Engr. Rosemarie G. Garcia, Supervising Science Research Specialist and technology generator.