The Seventeenth ASEAN Ministerial Meeting on Science and Technology (AMMST-17) was held on 20 October 2017 in Nay Pyi Taw, Myanmar. It was chaired by H.E. Dr. Myo Thein Gyi, Union Minister of Education of the Republic of the Union of Myanmar.

The Ministers congratulated Myanmar for the successful hosting of various events in conjunction with the celebration of the 10th ASEAN Science, Technology and Innovation Week prior to the convening of the 17th AMMST. These events include the ASEAN Science, Technology and Innovation Conference; the ASEAN Science, Technology and Innovation Exhibition; the ASEAN Open Innovation and Entrepreneurship Forum; the 51st Meeting of Sub-Committee on Science and Technology Infrastructure and Resources Development; the 4th Meeting of Board of Advisors to Committee on Science and Technology; the 73rd Meeting of ASEAN Committee on Science and Technology; the 8th ASEAN-Russia Working Group on Science and Technology; the 7th ASEAN-EU Dialogue on Science and Technology; and the 7th ASEAN-U.S Consultation on Science and Technology.

Download the full statement here.