Technology Innovation Agency (TIA)
|Postal||PO Box 172, Menlyn, Pretoria, 0063|
|Physical||Tia House, 83 Lois Avenue, Menlyn, Pretoria, 0181|
|Tel||012 472 2700|
OverviewThe Technology Innovation Agency (TIA) was established in terms of the TIA Act 26 of 2008, with the objective of stimulating and intensifying technological innovation in order to improve economic growth and the quality of life of all South Africans. This is achieved by developing and exploiting technological innovations.
The mission of the Agency is to facilitate the translation of South Africa’s knowledge resource into sustainable socio-economic opportunities, with the following strategic goals: to position the Agency as a thought leader in technological innovation in South Africa; to provide South Africa with appropriate and effective support for innovation, with high social and economic impact; and to support and enhance technological innovation in Africa, and globally, through partnership initiatives.