Inaugurated in March 2009, Qatar Science and Technology Park (QSTP) is a home for technology-based companies from around the world, and an incubator of start-up enterprises. The park's support programs provide premises, facilities and services to help organizations develop and commercialize their technology.
The park is located in Qatar Foundation's Education City, alongside several major university campuses. Its current members include EADS, ExxonMobil, GE, Microsoft, Shell and Total.
Companies can lease state-of-the-art offices and laboratories or commission their own buildings to be designed and built by QSTP. The two types of facilities available are:
QSTP provides a number of support programs to help foster innovation. Those include:
Businesses interested in becoming a member should apply through Qatar Science and Technology Park's website.