Innovaro Announces the Opening of the American-Kazakhstan Technology Cooperation Center
Oct 08. BUSINESS WIRE. TAMPA, Fla.
Innovaro, Inc. (INNI), the leading provider of software-driven innovation solutions, and the National Agency for Technological Development JSC (NATD) of the government of Kazakhstan today announced the opening of the American – Kazakhstan Technology Cooperation Center (www.a-ktcc.com).
The Center’s goal is to establish and develop partnerships between entities of both countries that will foster technological cooperation and promote innovation. The Center’s primary activities will be to:
Facilitate cooperation between companies and research institutions of the Republic of Kazakhstan and the United States of America
Develop technology transfer between the Republic of Kazakhstan and the United States of America
Promote R&D and innovation projects between organizations and companies of the Republic of Kazakhstan and the United States of America
Mr. Kassymkan Kapparov will represent NATD at the Center, located at Innovaro’s corporate headquarters in Tampa. Mr. Kapparov’s extensive experience working with government and private organizations, both in Kazakhstan and abroad, ideally suit him for this role. “It is a pleasure for us to work with Innovaro and its CEO, Mr. Asa Lanum, who supported our idea to establish the American-Kazakhstan Technology Cooperation Center. We hope that the work of the Center, and of our representative Mr. Kassymkhan Kapparov, will develop new opportunities for innovation and technology collaboration between our companies and our countries,” said Aidyn Kulseitov, NATD’s CEO.
“We are pleased to launch the American-Kazakhstan Technology Cooperation Center and to welcome Mr. Kapparov,” said Asa Lanum, Innovaro’s Chairman and CEO. “The Center’s activities will deepen the relationship Innovaro already enjoys with the Republic of Kazakhstan, and we look forward to our work together promoting innovation within Kazakhstan.”
About NATD JSC
The National Agency for Technological Development JSC acts as a unitary operator of providing state support for innovation activities. This support includes: innovation grants, technological business incubation, design office services, project and venture financing, technology transfer, popularization of innovation activity and analytical support of the innovation process. These services are provided through eight regional technological parks and the Park of Innovative Technologies. For further information about NATD, please visit: www.natd.gov.kz.
About Innovaro, Inc.
Innovaro is the leading provider of software-driven innovation solutions. Tested methodologies fueled by an artificial intelligence engine ensure repeatable success along the entire innovation lifecycle. A full suite of software products, consulting services, and foresight research deliver a proper fit for every customer’s innovation needs. For more information please visit: www.innovaro.com.