President of the Academy of Scientific Research and Technology (ASRT), Mahmoud Saqr, has announced the winning innovative projects displayed in the 5th Cairo International Exhibition for Innovation which was held at the Fair Grounds in Nasr City, Cairo, on 8 and 9 November.
As far as innovation indicators are concerned, the title of best governorate in the technology support indicator went to Giza. Minya won the award of best governorate international cooperation and entrepreneurship indicator, and the Red Sea governorate won the academic excellence indicator. Cairo ranked first all as ‘Capital of Innovation’, also winning the best indicator for academic skills in cooperation among universities and research centres.
The International Cairo Exhibition of Innovation is an initiative of ASRT to create an annual innovation market, where innovators, technology transfer centres, technology companies, enablers and others meet and share their ideas. The Exhibition is open to the public. The idea of the Exhibition comes from the keenness of ASRT to spread the culture of innovation, encourage creativity and create chances for young people to present their innovative products or projects.
13 November 2018