International Technology Transfer Center (ITTC), Tsinghua University
ITTC established by Tsinghua University – the top university in China, is a State-level technology transfer center recognized by the government and a supporting unit of international technology cooperation designated by the Ministry of Science & Technology. ITTC has been the advanced service organization for implementation of the National Science and Technology Program (Torch Program) over 20 years. It is dedicated to technology commercialization and multinational technology transfer through providing the following services: • Technology promotion and technology transfer for both Chinese enterprises seeking desired technologies or suitable partners in foreign countries and foreign enterprises seeking technologies or partners in China through technology scouting and technology trade etc. • Technology consulting including market investigation, market analysis, partner matching, resource allocation, law and regulation consultancy etc. • GHG reduction project development consulting solutions for Chinese enterprises to save energy and conduct carbon credits transaction. • Technology incubation support to create start-up companies based on the technologies or products with great prospects identified and evaluated by ITTC In June 2002, Tsinghua University founded Coway International TechTrans Co., Ltd (“Coway”) and entrusted Coway to commercialize Tsinghua University’ scientific and technological achievements as well as to carry out technology commercialization and technology management of ITTC.