WTA Secretary General gives speech at Training Workshop on development of STPs in Indonesia
On 19 - 20 April 2018, Prof. Kang Byung Joo, Secretary General of the World Technopolis Association, gave the presentation on a strategy of science and technology park collaboration through networking with open innovation paradigm at the Training Workshop for trainers on development of science parks in Indonesia. For the 2 days workshop, co-organized by UNESCO and KOICA, many experts were invited to share knowledge and seek for future development strategies in Indonesian STP.
In particular, Prof. Kang pointed out the importance of networking. Amid the rapid change from agglomeration economy to network society where external cooperation is an important flow into the organization, he explained that it is essential for all science parks to join the global network such as the World Technopolis Association under the open innovation paradigm to develop knowledge and technology based on global cooperation.