The Brazilian Association of Institutions for Research and Technological Innovation (ABIPTI)
is a private entity , non-profit that brings together public and private research and scientific and technological development , with presence in five regions and 27 states .
The ABIPTI has close partnership with the National Councils of State Secretaries for Affairs of STI ( Consecti ) and Foundations for Research Support ( Confap ), and the Forum of Municipal Area C & T.
The Association served over nearly three decades, in response to demands from the Ministry of Science and Technology and its agencies FINEP and CNPq . Among them , upon application of the MCT , has created Project Management C & T , in 2000 , made the regional preparatory conferences for the National Conferences of ST & I 2001 and 2005 , and sent suggestions in the technology industry for the formulation of the Action Plan Science Technology & Innovation for National Development 2007-2010 ( CAP C & T ) , among other actions .
Another highlight is the role of Strategic Alliance for Promoting Technological innovation , integrated by ABIPTI , the National Association for Research , Development and Engineering of Innovative Companies ( Anpei ) and the National Association of Entities Promoting Innovative Enterprises ( Anprotec ) . The Alliance consists of an institutional articulation and a permanent exchange of information between entities , expanding the space of the technological research in the context of national policies .
The ABIPTI part of the Advisory Board of FINEP , the Board of Directors of the Center for Strategic Studies and Management , among other instances .
Since July 2008 , the ABIPTI became the regional focal point for Latin America and the Caribbean of the World Association of Industries and Technological Research Organizations ( WAITRO , acronym in English ) . The decision to invite ABIPTI for this representation was agreed unanimously by the members of the Executive Committee of WAITRO , during the 60th meeting of the Authority held on March 5, 2008 . The representation is valid until June 2010 . The ABIPTI is associated WAITRO .