News » IAARD Collaborates with 15 Indonesian Universities

(adm/Oct 30, 2015)

BOGOR – Indonesian Agency for Agricultural Research and Development (IAARD) strengthened its synergy with Indonesian universities to disseminate and develop technology innovations through collaboration. Memorandum of understanding (MoU) is signed by the Director General of IAARD Dr. Muhammad Syakir and representatives from 15 Indonesian universities, Friday (30/10/2015).

The MoU consisted of development of Agriculture Science Park, Agriculture Technology Park, also Agriculture Innovation Field Exhibition. DG of IAARD said that IAARD collaborated with universities because innovation could not be served only by IAARD but needs participation from all parties. “On this occasion we held a MoU as the legal framework for our further intensified cooperation,” said DG.

DG also invited universities to collaborate with IAARD to massively promote the research results. “We meet at the down-stream, IAARD also have prepared partnership based on research output (KKP3N),” added DG. Collaboration which are available to be conducted, as said in the MoU, is on the development of bio-industry and innovation technology field exhibition.