To be "the center for information on technology and a partner
in industrial growth"
facilitate, local organizations to identify global developments in relevant
and applicable technology
information on available technologies
the likely technology to be used in the relevant areas and
the information to the industry/institutions,in order that the industry
/ institutions could efficiently and effectively meet the challenges
resulting from global technological changes
The Technology Watch Center (TWC) is being established
from May 2001, at the National Science Foundation under the auspices of
the Science & Technology Personnel Development Project of the Ministry
of Science and Technology. It is envisaged that, this center will serve
the industries by facilitating local organizations to identify global
developments in relevant and applicable technology, and thereby be a partner
in, industrial growth and development and, nation building. In its first
year in operation the TWC will focus its activities on 4 thrust areas
namely, food science & technology, aqua culture technology, textile technology
and rubber & polymer science technology, and thereafter gradually expand
to all other areas.
Last update 06th September 2002
copyright © 2001-2002, Ministry of Economic Reform, Science & Technology.
Created by : ADB TWC Project, National Science