WAITRO - THE GLOBAL INNOVATION FAMILY

BOOSTING GLOBAL COLLABORATION

The World Association of Industrial and Technological Research Organizations is the leading global network of research and technology organizations. Established in 1970, WAITRO facilitates action-oriented science, technology and innovation partnerships around the world. The Association offers programs and services for its members and beyond, boosting international collaboration and global innovation for sustainable development.

SAIRA - The Open Innovation Hub

WAITRO’s Open Innovation Hub SAIRA connects key players in different arenas: researchers looking to collaborate on projects, companies seeking R&D support, start-ups with innovative ideas, and governmental or non- governmental organizations looking for partners to implement project ideas. SAIRA facilitates the co-production and dissemination of innovative technologies through collaborative research projects and the transfer of technological knowledge that is demanded by the private and public sector.

UNITING THE WORLD OF RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT

150 research and technology organizations from all over the world use WAITRO to collaborate across borders and boundaries.