Dr. Mahdi Eslampanah, Vice President of the I.R. of Iran and the INSO President, described the importance of university and industry as two wings of the development and progress of the country at the National Laboratory Day Conference, which was held virtually on April 19.
Dr. Eslampanah said that the academic laboratory system should expand its practical relations with the country's industrial systems; furthermore, "Research and laboratory technology sectors should expand their bilateral cooperation with the laboratory system sector."
INSO President also said: "Research and testing should be according to the related standards. So the standardization systems and the promotion of the specifications of standards have to be considered more than ever."
INSO President stated: Paying attention to the categories of knowledge-based companies is the way towards progress in the country, and here we understand the importance of the activities of knowledge-based companies, the academic system, and the standards variables.
Iranian Laboratory Research Association and the Iranian Scientific Laboratories network organized the conference, and the University of Lorestan hosted this conference.