NSTDA and its four National Research Centers are all located in the “Thailand Science Park”. Thailand Science Park has been designed from its inception to inspire and stimulate the formation and growth of research-based businesses and innovative companies. The co-location of research and industry and working amongst a like-minded community with advanced infrastructure are key contributing factors to the many successful collaborative ventures initiated by NSTDA. NSTDA engages with the private sector through joint R&D, knowledge and technology transfer, and S&T related services in and effort to stimulate the growth of knowledge-based businesses. In Thailand Science Park, access to NSTDA’s four National Research Centers-laboratories and equipment, pilot plants, and testing units-is provided for of NSTDA’s partners and collaborators.
With such a critical S&T mass located right in Thailand Science Park, NSTDA and all Centers are proving to be unstoppable force in moving the wheels of research and innovation forward. As collaborations gain momentum, technology-driven private companies are being drawn to Thailand Science Park, recognizing the benefits of operating closer to scientists and having access to the most advanced research infrastructure within the site.
Today, Thailand Science Park houses NSTDA, BIOTEC, NECTEC, MTEC, NANOTEC and 60 private companies ranging from small, medium and large-sized business.