TEHRAN, Jun. 17 (Press Shia Agency) – The 35th World Conference on Science Parks and Areas of Innovation will be held in Iran’s Isfahan during September 2-5.

Managed by IASP (International Association of Science Parks and Areas of Innovation), the conference will host 500 specialists from 50 different countries.

This is the first time that this conference will be held in Iran. Its previous edition was held in Istanbul, Turkey.

This edition of conference is organized by Isfahan Science & Technology Town (ISTT) which is among pioneering most successful science towns in the country

Accorfing to the official website of the conference, the program will be divided into a variety of sessions, retaining both the traditional plenary and parallel sessions on specific topics, as well as more innovative formats to encourage a more dynamic knowledge exchange.

The Steering Committee has already outlined 4 main topics that will be developed in a full programme after the paper review is completed. All conference sessions will be related to the overall theme for the 2018 IASP World Conference which has been set as ‘towards sustainable cities and communities: fostering innovation ecosystems.’