innovation ecosystem


  • innovation 2019-07-27 18:36

    Iran, second innovation economy in central, southern Asia: GII

    TEHRAN –Iran is the second innovation economy in central and southern Asia, according to the Global Innovation Index (GII) 2019 report.

  • ICT Minister Mohammad Javad Azari Jahromi gives five to an entrepreneur during his visit to ELECOMP 2019 on Thursday 2019-07-21 14:25

    By Setareh Behroozi

    ‘Better Future’ lies in prosperity of startups

    TEHRAN -- With the slogan of ‘Better Future’, the 25th edition of Iran International Exhibition of Electronics, Computer & E-commerce (ELECOMP 2019) is currently underway at Tehran Permanent International Fairground.

  • coworking 2019-07-09 21:27

    By Setareh Behroozi

    Coworking is flourishing in Iran: expert

    TEHRAN – Coworking, as the self-directed, collaborative, flexible and voluntary work style for shared workplaces, are supported by the Innovation Acceleration Center at the Pardis Science and Technology Park, an expert at the center Davoud Ebrahimi said in an interview with the Tehran Times.

  • sourena sattari 2019-05-18 22:58

    Appropriate ecosystem can improve innovation: VP

    TEHRAN – The innovation should be improved in an appropriate ecosystem and the education is not enough, the vice president for science and technology said, IRNA reported on Saturday.

  • sourena sattari 2019-05-09 01:06

    ‘Production of items banned by sanctions high on agenda’

    TEHRAN – Domestically production of items, imports of which are banned due to sanctions is a high priority of the vice presidency for science and technology, the vice president Sourena Sattari announced, IRNA reported on Tuesday.

  • innovation factory 2019-04-30 12:19

    Five innovation factories to be established soon

    TEHRAN – Innovation factories will be established in five Iranian cities of Mashhad, Tabriz, Isfahan, Shiraz and Yazd in the near future, the head of the Strategic Technologies Center announced, Mehr reported on Sunday.

  • Iranian vice president for science and technology, Sourena Sattari, (r) and the secretary of the department of science and technology of the Philippines, Fortunato de la Peña, signed an agreement 2019-04-14 22:49

    Iran, Philippines sign agreement on sci-tech cooperation

    TEHRAN – The Iranian vice presidency for science and technology and the department of science and technology of the Philippines signed an agreement on Sunday to boost cooperation in different scientific and technological fields, IRNA reported.

  • Amir Kabir University of Technology 2019-02-20 12:12

    Amirkabir named most innovative university of Iran

    TEHRAN – Amirkabir University of Technology was named the most innovative Iranian university for the current Iranian calendar year 1397 (started on March 21, 2018), Mehr reported on Monday.

  • innovation 2019-01-29 21:41

    Iran jumps to 47th in Bloomberg Innovation Index 2019

    TEHRAN – Iran has moved up two points to 47th place on Bloomberg Innovation Index 2019 report which was published on January 22.

  • WATER INDUSTRY 2018-12-05 19:43

    Startups can create wealth in water industry: official

    TEHRAN – Startups have the ability to create wealth in the field of water industry, an official with the vice presidency for science and technology has said.

  • Rinotex 2018 2018-11-02 23:16

    Rinotex offers technological products by Iranian entrepreneurs

    TEHRAN -- The 6th Rab’e Rashidi Innovation and Technology Exhibition (Rinotex 2018) offers 136 technological needs met by startups and knowledge-based companies, the executive director of the event Ali Jahangiri announced, reported.

  • startups 2018-10-30 21:09

    Startups being supported on development track: official

    TEHRAN -- The vice presidency for science and technology paves the way for startups with providing support and approving laws, the head of management development department of the vice presidency for science and technology Alireza Daliri said, Mehr reported on Monday.

  • entrepreneurship 2018-09-03 08:45

    ‘New generation of Iranian innovative entrepreneurs to make debut’

    TEHRAN – A new generation of innovative entrepreneurs in Iran with below 30 years of age on average will be introduced to the market, vice president for science and technology Sourena Sattari said, IRNA reported on Saturday.

  • IASP 2018 World Conference 2018-09-01 09:01

    IASP 2018 World Conference to highlight innovation ecosystem

    TEHRAN -- Fostering innovation ecosystems will be in the limelight at the 35th World Conference on Science Parks and Areas of Innovation, which is organized by the International Association of Science Parks and Areas of Innovation (IASP).

  • startup 2018-09-01 08:36

    About 4,000 startups are active in Iran: official

    TEHRAN -- There are about 4,000 startups operating in Iran which provide IT-based services to the public, the head of innovation department of science and technology vice presidency told Mehr news agency on Tuesday.

  • Sorena Sattari 2018-09-01 00:30

    Iran exports $400m of knowledge-based products

    TEHRAN – Iran has exported $400 million worth of knowledge-based products during the past Iranian calendar year 1396 (March 2017-March 2018), the vice president for science and technology Sourena Sattari said on Monday, YJC reported.