The World Technolopolis Associaiton (WTA) and UNESCO signed a contract earlier this year to collaborate. With this contract, the two organizations will carry out joint projects, including:
1. a Workshop on Science City Development
2. Developing the UNESCO-WTA Center for Science Cities Development
3. Publishing a Book “ Science Cities Development in the World”
In accordance with this agreement, the International Training Workshop on "High Technology Clusters in a Global Context" was held in Daejeon, Republic of Korea, from 6 to 10 November 2006.
WTA is a cooperative organization among world-class science cities that carries out various projects for the development of the WTA member cities as well as other cities worldwide. Members include science and technology oriented local governments, universities, research institutes, businesses, or in some way related organizations and individuals.