DRIVING A GLOBAL INNOVATION ECOSYSTEM FOR SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT

TECHNOLOGY & PARTNER SEARCH

RESEARCH & TECHNOLOGY DEVELOPMENT

WHO IS SAIRA?

SAIRA is an open innovation platform that unites research and technology organizations and the private and public sector to tackle the United Nations’ Sustainable Development Goals. Search for technologies and partners or engage in research and technology development.

WHAT WE DO

CONNECTING KNOWLEGDE WITH OPPORTUNITY, FOR GOOD

We drive an innovation ecosystem that brings together scientists and engineers working at research and technology organizations (RTOs), governments, civil society, and the private sector across the globe to accelerate the development and deployment of technologies.

TECHNOLOGY & PARTNER SEARCH

Define your collaboration needs and submit your Challenge on SAIRA to get connected to the right R&D experts.
Researchers (RTOs)
You are working at an RTO and are looking for technologies or partners?
You are working at an RTO and are looking for technologies or partners?
Companies & SMEs
You are working for a company or SME and are looking for technologies or partners?
You are working for a company or SME and are looking for technologies or partners?
Start-ups & Entrepreneurs
You are working in a start-up and are looking for technologies or partners?
You are working in a start-up and are looking for technologies or partners?
Government & Non-Governmental Organizations
You are working for an NGO or government organization and are looking for technologies or partners?
You are working for an NGO or government organization and are looking for technologies or partners?

INTERESTED IN IMPACT INVESTING?

TECHNOLOGY & PARTNER SEARCH

GET CONNECTED TO THE RIGHT R&D EXPERTS

Submit your Challenges on SAIRA and get connected to R&D experts working at research and technology organizations (RTOs). SAIRA’s R&D experts are members of the World Association of Industrial and Technological Research Organizations (WAITRO), which is drawing on substantial resources in science, technology and innovation of more than 150 RTOs in over 75 countries.

RESEARCH & TECHNOLOGY DEVELOPMENT

RESPOND TO CHALLENGES

SAIRA provides researchers access to Challenges and innovative ideas submitted by other researchers, start-ups, companies, government organizations, and NGOs from all around the world. Identify new opportunities, submit your proposal and engage in research and technology development.

INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS

PROTECTING YOUR IDEAS & KNOW-HOW

SAIRA is different from other open innovation platforms. Users are not required to surrender their intellectual property – if you bring an idea to the table, it remains yours. Open innovation and protecting your know-how and intellectual property can go hand in hand, if the timing and relevant stipulations are right.