The 12th Regional Congress SSYS is envisioned as a worthy intellectual venture and an effective medium to promote lifelong learning, scientific and mathematical values, interests, skills, attitudes and motivation among the youths. It is hoped that through the 12th Regional Congress SSYS, the societal well-being will be enhanced through developing better quality of science and mathematics education interspersed with technology, environmental, economic and societal awareness.

Specifically, SSYS aims to:

  • encourage research and innovation in science and mathematics among youths;
  • provide a platform for sharing ideas and experiences among youths;
  • provide a platform for intellectual interactions among youths and educators, and
  • recognise outstanding young scientists in SEAMEO member countries.