Tehran (IP) - INOTEX 2024, the innovation and technology exhibition, opened in Tehran's Pardis tech park with the presence of the Iranian Vice President for Science and Technology on Tuesday afternoon.

Iran PressIran news: Delivering a speech in the opening ceremony, Rouhollah Dehghani described the INOTEX as a good event and a pivot for bringing all Iranian technological ecosystems together so that it could accelerate the rapid development of Iran's innovation. 

Dehghani said that there are 10,000 knowledge-based companies in the country that have more than 530 billion Tomans in sales and have had exports 3 times more than last year. 

Knowledge-based companies have registered $2.5 billion of export of basic knowledge, he added. 

The Iranian VP said that last year 43 foreign delegations were hosted by Iran and expressed the country's readiness to share its knowledge-based experiences and cooperate to have joint tech parks.