Update: 2019-07-18  Visitor: 0000296819

TDP for Nonprofit Research Organization


Major Research Institutes Partners of DoIT
Major Research Institutes Partners of DoIT


Reserch Institutes Overview
Industrial Technology Research Institute (ITRI) ITRI, one of the world’s leading technology R&D institutions, has been pioneering industrial development since 1973. Through its branches across the world, ITRI has incubated more than 270 innovative companies.
Institute for Information Industry (III) As a government think-tank, III promotes public policies that enhance the ICT industry and facilitate the development of the digital economy. III also encourages emerging industries, such as the digital content and cultural and creative industries, to promote trends of social innovation and entrepreneurships.
Metal Industries Research & Development Centre (MIRDC) MIRDC continuously develops leading technologies in metal and related areas such as Forming, Automotive, Mold & Precision Machining, Medical Device Technology and Healthcare.
Development Center for Biotechnology (DCB) DCB is dedicated to R&D in botanical drug products, pharmaceuticals, biologics, and innovative and explorative research in the preclinical stage of development and setting top priorities for attaining Investigational New Drug approvals by domestic and foreign regulatory agencies.
Taiwan Textile Research Institute (TTRI) With its aim to become one of the world’s leading textile research institutes, TTRI focuses on the development of key textile materials, functional apparel and home textiles, high value-added technical textiles, environmentally-friendly and energy-saving textile technologies, as well as textile testing and certification.
Food Industry Research and Development Institute (FIRDI) FIRDI is one of the most comprehensive food research institutes in Taiwan. FIRDC strives to improve the sanitation and quality of processed foods. Its Bioresource Collection and Research Center is deemed the most comprehensive bioresource center in Asia.
Automotive Research & Testing Center (ARTC) Backed by a large number of laboratories, ARTC has disposes of a global certification network in conjunction with European and US counterparts, providing one-stop services from R&D, design, manufacturing to certification to help Taiwan-made components compete in the global market.
Ship and Ocean Industries R&D Center (SOIC) SOIC supports the development of Taiwan’s marine industry, applying its R&D achievements to marine engineering planning, ship and ocean platform design, technical services, and knowledge integration services.


Apart from those eight research organizations, DoIT also collaborates with numerous other institutes and organizations specialized in a variety of fields, such as:




The R&D Organization TDP aims at advancing the depth of industrial technology and enhancing technology R&D capability. The implementation of the R&D Organization TDP has resulted in producing cutting-edge technologies and valuable patent output. Through diffusion and value added applications, the TDPs have induced enterprises to make additional investments in R&D and create economic impact.


  • * Patent Output statistics

    Patents Output of Research Institute TDPs, 2010-2015


  • * Total revenue from technology and patent transfers

    Revenues from Technology and Patent Transfers


  • * Business investment induced by the R&D Organization TDP


    Private-sector Investments Stimulated by Organization TDP


Last update: 2019-07-10

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