Industrial Technology Research Institute (ITRI)

http://www.itri.org.tw/eng/

ITRI
Industrial Technology Research Institute (ITRI) is a nonprofit R&D; organization engaging in applied research and technical services. Founded in 1973, ITRI has played a vital role in transforming Taiwan’s economy from a labor-intensive industry to a high-tech industry. Numerous well-known, high-tech companies in Taiwan, such as leaders in the semiconductor industry TSMC and UMC, can trace their origins to ITRI.