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The Information Technology Industry Development Agency (ITIDA)

The Information Technology Industry Development Agency (ITIDA) is a governmental entity affiliated to Egypt’s Ministry of Communications and Information Technology. It is responsible for growing and developing Egypt’s position as a leading global outsourcing location by attracting foreign direct investment to the industry and maximizing the exports of IT services and applications. Research partners in the center include the graduate institution Nile University, Giza’s Cairo University and IBM Egypt.

 

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Science and Technology Development Fund (STDF)

In 2006, the Egyptian State Ministry for Scientific Research has embarked on an ambitious exercise to overhaul Science and Technology Development Fund (STDF) activities in Egypt. In the course of the year 2007, the outputs of that exercise were a complete restructuring of the STDF governance and management model in Egypt, in addition to the creation of the Higher Council for Science and Technology (HCST), and the Science and Technology Development Fund (STDF).