A valuable year for innovation; Karami: Creative houses spread in Iran and other countries; The technology ecosystem has expanded to include more than 1,200 creative companies
Support for creative companies on the basis of type 3 knowledge-based in the new year will continue with the development of the activities of these companies next to creative homes.
The past year has been full of ups and downs that sought to block strong paths to the raging flood of innovation and creativity. But this flood was stronger than the shaky foundations of problems and limitations, and it was able to build a bridge over problems.
Terrible and cruel sanctions, the ugly and uninvited crown that came to uproot and destroy the foundations of culture, knowledge and creativity, although they did a lot of damage, but faced a strong and stable front. Innovation of knowledge-based and creative people came to the fore to find a solution for the country in difficult constraints and diseases.
Parviz Karami, Secretary of the Culture and Knowledge Economy Headquarters and the Development of Soft and Creative Industries Headquarters in the Vice Presidency of Science and Technology To know.
Emphasizing that the main challenge of the country and knowledge-based companies is the lack of belief in domestic capability, Karami continued: The main economic problems of society are rooted not in sanctions and economic problems, but in a culture that has been rooted in society for years; A culture based on which the solution of needs is summarized in imports and abroad and does not know the way to sell raw materials.
The Secretary of the Culture and Knowledge-based Economy Headquarters in the Vice Presidency of Science and Technology said that overcoming the society's approach to its main assets is the most important challenge facing the ecological activists of the knowledge-based and creative economy.
He went on to say that a variety of definitions and classifications of creative companies and soft industries have been provided by international institutions: based on a comprehensive classification, games, toys and entertainment, audio-visual industries, visual arts and performing arts, publishing and printing. Learning, cultural heritage, tourism and handicrafts, design and architecture, digital businesses and cyberspace, medicinal plants and traditional medicine are some of the areas with the capacity to join the creative companies.
The Secretary of the Culture and Knowledge-Based Economy and Development of Soft and Creative Industries Headquarters, considered the year 1999 as a ground for the prosperity of creative businesses.
He considered the beginning of the process of supporting creative companies under the Law on Supporting Knowledge-Based Companies as a platform for expanding the innovation ecosystem and joining a large number of innovations in the campaign to meet the technological and innovative needs of the country.
The Secretary of the Headquarters for Culture and Knowledge-Based Economy and Development of Soft and Creative Industries pointed to the components of the value chain and innovation in this field.
Referring to the formation of creative houses and specialized accelerators in this field, he continued in order to develop the ecosystem of these businesses: Innovative factories, which are a platform for the growth of innovative ideas and the production of innovative products and services, are good steps in developing knowledge-based and technology businesses. We are witnessing its positive effects on the economy and employment of university graduates. Creative homes also provide an innovative and dynamic platform for the growth of creative and cultural businesses under one umbrella to provide specialized services to various specialized clusters of creative industries based on local and provincial advantages.
Karami considered the establishment of innovation and export houses in other countries to develop Iranian products as a step towards developing the capabilities of these companies to other countries.
The Secretary of the Culture and Knowledge Economy Headquarters and the Development of Soft and Creative Industries of the Vice President for Science and Technology continued: Support and promotion events will continue.
Secretary of Culture and Knowledge-based Economy and Development of Soft and Creative Industries Headquarters in the Vice Presidency of Science and Technology said: "With the memorandum of understanding with 3 other funds, a special credit line and facilities for creative companies are considered, which can help creative companies grow."
Communication and Information Center in the Vice Presidency of Science and Technology