The World Association of Industrial and Technological Research Organizations (WAITRO) is a Not-for Profit Cooperation registered in Canada.

The WAITRO Secretary General as well as the WAITRO Office China are currently located at
JITRI – Jiangsu Industrial Technology Research Institute, No.7 Huafu Road, Jiangbei New Area, Nanjing, Jiangsu Province, China

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Paul Burrows, Vice President, Overseas Cooperation, JITRI

Executive Board WAITRO:

President: Prof. Dr. Hasan Mandal, President of the Scientific and Technological Research Council of Turkey (TÜBITAK)
First Vice President: Hans-Erich Schulz, CEO at Caribbean Industrial Research Institute (CARIRI)
Second Vice President: Dirk Saseta Krieg, Director General, Area of Promotion & Management at LEITAT
Regional Representative for Sub-Saharan Africa: Prof. Paul Pinnock Bosu, Director General at CSIR Ghana
Regional Representative for Asia and The Pacific: Theresia Ningsi Astuti, Coordinator of Research and Innovation Infrastructure Partnership Development at the National Research and Innovation Agency (BRIN)
Regional Representative for Europe: David Tveit, EVP, Energy and Climate Division at Danish Technological Institute (DTI)
Regional Representative for Latin America and The Caribbean: Prof. Dr. Eng. Jefferson de Oliveira Gomes, Director of Technology and Innovation – National Department at SENAI
Regional Representative for Middle East and North Africa: Abeer Arafat, Senior Assistant to the President for Science Technology & Innovation Liaison at Royal Scientific Society (RSS)

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