The Danish Technological Institute (DTI) WAITRO

The Danish Technological Institute (DTI) hosted the WAITRO (World Association of Industrial and Technological Research Organisations) 22nd General Assembly and Biennial Congress in September 2014.

With support from Fraunhofer (Germany), TNO (Netherlands) and IVL (Sweden), the event was designed to promote opportunities for international collaboration and knowledge sharing. On the first day 120 participants from 30 different countries heard an excellent line up of speakers, including Dr R.A. Mashelkar discussing Inclusive Innovation, Mr Andre Laude from the World bank explaining the opportunities for financing and Ms Andrulla Kaminara from the European Commission describing the expectations from and for European grant funding.

Dr Mashelkar giving his presentation                                Dr Mashelkar & Søren Stjernqvist at Congress reception