SHARING KNOWLEDGE, BEST PRACTICES AND EXPERTISE ON A GLOBAL SCALE

MEMBERS BENEFITS

 

THE GLOBAL INNOVATION FAMILY

With its mission to facilitate action-oriented science, technology and innovation partnerships among member RTOs, WAITRO is the leading global network of research and technology organizations that enables transformation for a sustainable future. WAITRO membership offers research and technology organizations access to a broad array of services and the opportunity to participate in member driven programs.

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INNOVATION PLATFORM

  • Identify innovative technologies and partners within the largest global network RTOs and form a project team
  • Collaborate with researchers from across the globe that are looking for partners and technologies
  • Participate in HORIZION 2020 consortia managed by Europe’s leading RTOs
  • Participate in WAITRO sponsored workshops for project teams (WAITRO’s Innovation Accelerator)
  • Get access to relevant information and open funding opportunities on a global scale
  • Contribute to the UN Sustainable Development Goals by actively developing technological solutions with other WAITRO members

ENABLING GLOBAL COLLABORATION

WAITRO INNOVATION ECOSYSTEM

  • Respond to WAITRO’s Calls for Challenges and/or Project Ideas, find your WAITRO partners on SAIRA, and develop joint project proposals
  • Apply for the WAITRO Innovation Award and win USD 25,000 pre-seed funding for innovative project proposals
  • Benefit from WAITRO sponsored capacity development activities, learn from others and share your expertise and experiences (WAITRO Capacity Development Program)
  • Receive information about best practices around the world in RTO management (WAITRO Benchmarking Activities)
  • Participate in the biannual WAITRO Global Innovation Summits, network, experience innovative ideas and exchange knowledge to solve global challenges

PUSH THE BOUNDARIES

MOBILITY AND OUTREACH

  • Send researchers to other member organizations or host WAITRO Fellows at your organization (WAITRO Fellowship Program)
  • Promote your organization’s work to a global audience and present your organizational activities and achievements in the WAITRO Newsletter

SHAPING THE GLOBAL INNOVATION FAMILY

  • Vote in the WAITRO General Assembly
  • Eligibility for WAITRO Executive Board
  • Eligibility for Regional Focal Point

INTERESTED IN BECOMING A MEMBER?