Dr. Vahid Ahmadi, said in the third joint meeting of the
delegations of the five provinces currently hosting special SIT zones in
Tebriz, that the development of special SIT zones is a requirement for the
development of the country.
Public relations office of the secretariat for
SCSRT: in the third joint meeting between the delegations of the provinces
currently hosting special SIT zones, Dr. Ahmadi, the secretary general of SCSRT
explained about recent developments in the activities of the council.
Dr. Ahmadi acknowledged the difficulties ahead
of the country in launching special SIT zones program and the challenges concerned.
The secretary general declared that, special SIT
zones are an attempt to provide all the necessary requirements for science and
technology development in one place so that they can mutually benefit from this
opportunity and contribute to a synergy.
Dr. Ahmadi added that the performances of the
teams involved in this mission are in progress and many of the provinces are
applying for a permit to establish such zones in their respective regions.
He appreciated the secretariat’s initiative to
determine a set of minimum requirement for the provinces that want to host a
special SIT zone.
Later on, Dr. Abooyee, the deputy secretary
general of SCSRT, explained about the history of SIT zones and said that a professional
committee has taken charge of SIT zones at the secretariat.
He also added that the statute of the acting
organization for SIT zones has been prepared and ratified in the secretariat.
“In order to fulfill the supervisory
collaborative role of the secretariat, expert investigation teams are sent to
the provinces hosting SIT zones and provinces are supposed to present their progress
reports to the secretariat”, said Dr. Abooyee.
The delegations of the provinces reported on
the performance of their respective province with regard to SIT zones later on
in the meeting.