FORTH has recently joined WAITRO as Full Member. FORTH (Foundation for Research and Technology – Hellas) was founded in 1983. Even though they have nine Research Institutes, its headquarters and central administration are based in Heraklion, Crete.
FORTH conducts specialized scientific research in strategic high-added value sectors, focusing on interdisciplinary research and development (R&D) activities in areas of major scientific, societal and economic interest, for instance:
- Advanced Materials / Nanotechnology
- Molecular Biology and Genetics
- Computer Science