Knowledge and Innovation Community Centers (KICCs)

Virtual hubs designed to bridge the scientific research and development system gaps in the Arab region.

Obj 1

Creating linkages between technology transfer offices, policymakers, and the industry. 

Obj 2

Fostering cross-institutional collaboration between technology transfer offices. 

Obj 3

Catalyze technology transfer from research instituitons to the industry and startups.

KICCs approach

The KICCs approach connects the four pillars that govern national technology development efforts; Policymakers, Industry, Technology Transfer Offices, and Entrepreneurship Support Organizations.
KICCs act as facilitators for knowledge transfer and catalysts for coordination among the four pillars and within each pillar.


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