Technology Watch Center


VISION
To be "the center for information on technology and a partner in industrial growth"

MISSION
To facilitate, local organizations to identify global developments in relevant and applicable technology

GOALS

  • Acquire information on available technologies
  • Forecast the likely technology to be used in the relevant areas and
  • Disseminate 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.


Staff


Technology Offers

Consultants
Aquaculture Technology

Food Science & Technology

Rubber & Polymer Science Technology

Textile Technology

News Letter

ADB MOST



Last update 06th September 2002

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Created by : ADB TWC Project, National Science Foundation twclanka@nsf.ac.lk