The Institute of Technology and Development (ITD) is a non-profit, non-governmental organization dedicated to do applied research and to develop innovative technology and systems. It is designed to strengthen the academic-industry linkages, to raise the knowledge and innovation culture as well as the entrepreneurial culture. ITD is also engaged in training and educational activities supporting the applications of new technologies in education, in community development, and in corporate information systems. ITD has good record of participation in National and European projects. The members of the Institute adopted innovation entrepreneurial culture for development of client-tailored skills, business processes and innovative systems. ITD was established as a spin-off organization of the Centre of IST, Sofia University . The members of the ITD have been involved in more than 80 international R&D, training and industrial projects.
Role in the project
ITD, having experience in the development of client-tailored skills, business processes and innovative systems and also in training and educational activities it will be responsible for the development and evaluation of all user learning pedagogies, methodologies and scenarios. Furthermore, ITD will be responsible for the evaluation and validation of all the vocational courses offered, from a professional point of view. It will be responsible to disseminate the project results to the industry since it is designed to strengthen the academic-industry linkages. Finally, it will be responsible for all quality activities with regards to the learning scenarios.