Dehghani Firouzabadi: Technology houses and export innovation should provide a platform for companies to be present in the global market
A group of managers of export technology and innovation houses presented their achievements and actions to the vice president of science, technology and knowledge-based economy.
Ruhollah Dehghani Firouzabadi, in a videoconference and face-to-face meeting with the aim of presenting a report on the actions, capabilities and achievements of 6 technology and innovation houses in Iran, pointed out the role of these houses in creating a real market for companies and said: Technology and innovation houses should make use of the expertise of people who have years of experience in the market of the target country, while benefiting from communication and understanding the needs of the market, and provide the basis for the presence of companies in the target market.
Referring to the capacity of these technology and innovation houses in creating companies that provide the necessary infrastructure and space for the presence of knowledge-based products in the market, he said: iHits can be a platform for the formation of real foreign companies that provide infrastructure, subsystems and platforms. organize and pave the way for the presence of companies in the real market of the target.
Dehghani Firouzabadi stated that the initial goal of technology and innovation houses is the penetration of knowledge-based companies and products in the international markets, according to the climatic, economic, cultural characteristics of each region, and said: the first goal is to penetrate the target markets and gain the works, should be present in these countries. However, this is not enough, and technology and innovation houses should actually be embassies for Iran's knowledge-based and technological products in other countries with their technology experts and ambassadors.
The vice president of science, technology and knowledge-based economy, emphasizing the specialized and problem-oriented approach of these houses and paying attention to the capacity and needs of the target countries, stated: We in the houses of technology and innovation, have a capable core in the capacity of advisers on technology and knowledge-based economy, consisting of experts needed in this field.
Dehghani Firouzabadi continued by saying that creating a bridge between domestic companies and the international environment is necessary for the activity of technology and innovation houses: an innovation and technology house must have two characteristics; First of all, the manager of this house should have business experience and also know the political, communication and economic environment of the target country very well and have respect for the economic, political and cultural environment of that country.
He added: local people who know this space and some expert brokers who are from that country should be used in the activity and responsibility of the house of technology and innovation, and we should go in the direction of finding people in those countries and markets. who have sufficient knowledge, communication and expertise.
The Vice President of Science, Technology and Knowledge-Based Economy considered it a necessity for these houses to benefit from the advantage of interaction with the governance and regulatory sector and said: the special advantage of governance and regulation should be used and i-hits should be a platform to solve the challenges and cover the needs of companies in Be the dimensions of governance. This special advantage belonging to technology and innovation houses should not be underestimated and should be used in the field of export. It is necessary for each of these houses and its people to be an embassy and specialized ambassadors in the field of knowledge-based export.
Dehghani Firouzabadi also emphasized the need to attract capital and said: Iranians abroad have good capital and are willing to help the country and be active in the field of investment. Ihits are expected to attract investors who are willing to invest in this area.
Expressing the experiences of technology and innovation houses
In this meeting, Mehdi Ghalenoei, the head of the Center for International Science and Technology Interactions in the Vice Presidency of Science, Technology and Knowledge-Based Economy, gave a report on the formation process of technology and innovation houses.
In addition, managers of technology and innovation houses in the countries of Kenya, Russia, Iraq, China, Syria, Iraqi Kurdistan, Tehran and Turkey expressed the actions, achievements and export capacities created in the target countries. In this meeting, while expressing the opportunities and raising the challenges, the ground was provided for promoting the activities of these houses and helping to develop the market in the target countries for knowledge-based companies.
Communication and Information Center in the Vice Presidency of Science, Technology and Knowledge-Based Economy