Iran National Technomart Center after holding two successful festivals for home appliance industry and medical equipment in 2016 by supports of the Vice-Presidency for Science and Technology, which were welcomed by industrialists and manufacturers, decided to hold a festival for the intellectual property market in the field of food industry innovation.
According to the Public Relations Department of Pardis Technology Park, this is the 5th round of Iran National Technomart that is held in order to commercialization of innovations at the National Nutrition & Food Technology Research Institute (NNFTRI) with the introduction of ten national innovations in front of more than 200 investors and manufacturers active in the food industry.
According to the Public Relations Department of Pardis Technology Park, Engineer Akbar Ghanbarpour, the director of Iran National Technomart said: "the call for the festival was announced in October 2016 in which the owners of more than 120 plans and inventions requested to present theirs. The plans and innovations were evaluated on several levels, eventually, 10 of them were selected from the provinces Tehran, Eastern and Western Azerbaijan, Razavi Khorasan, Isfahan, Chaharmahal and Bakhtiari, Fars and Khouzestan and after a three-day training course, are presented today at the festival for the investors. Then, through the innovator-investor bilateral meetings, the interaction and cooperation with investors and producers will be provided.
He also reiterated: "this is the 5th festival since last two years and another festival will be held until the late February 2017 in the field of polymer and petrochemical.
While expressing his supports for innovators and investors, Ghanbarpour said at the festival: "food industry innovations are presented in this festival at which technologists, producers and investors of the food industry have attended, through bargains and attracting investors to the intellectual property market. We have also considered so many support packages for investors as well as innovators.”
Five plans from selected ones have been introduced after the speech of Iran National Technomart Center. Also, two contracts signed at the previous festival for medical equipment were unveiled at mid of the event. Eventually, five other plans were introduced during the program.”