More Tech Parks, Innovation Factories Planned Nationwide


The establishment of science and technology parks and innovation factories has gained momentum across Iran.

Tehran University of Medical Sciences has announced plans to establish a tech park in District 9, southwest of the capital.

“In collaboration with the Vice Presidential Office for Science and Technology, the tech park will be implemented over 8 hectares in Tehran’s Yaftabad neighborhood,” Abbasali Karimi, dean of the university, said.

According to the university's website Tums.ac.ir, during a meeting held at the university on Saturday, Karimi announced that preliminary studies are underway and a map is being designed for the tech park.