IRIS Organized a Training workshop on Technology Portfolio Planning
A half day workshop held in Isfahan Science and Technology Town ( ISTT ) on 28th May on ‘’ Technology Portfolio Planning’’ by Dr. Oliver Yu, president and CEO of STARS Group and also consulting associate professor of Stanford University.
Technology portfolio planning is a systematic long-term planning methodology developed by Dr. Oliver Yu for allocating limited resources among competing technology developments for large organizations. It uses a combination of decision analysis, scenario forecasting and strategy map and portfolio analysis techniques to identify the optimal technology portfolio that is compatible with the long-term values and risk tolerance of the organization.
Dr. Yu explained that entrepreneurship is innovation with external support and independent organization formation.
This workshop was attended by 20 K-based industrial companies.
The following subjects including were discussed during this half day workshop:
·Different aspects of technology portfolio planning
·Research and Technology as other forms of innovation in the organizations
·Motivating and managing workers to be intrapreneurs by creativity and innovative culture
Isfahan Regional Center for Technology Incubators and Science Park Development was established in Isfahan in May 2010 according to an agreement between Islamic Republic of Iran and UNESCO. Isfahan Science and Technology Town (ISTT) is the host for this regional center.