The Science and Technology Division (STD) at Taipei Representitive Office in the UK (TROUK) is one of the 16 oversea offices of the Ministry of Science and Technology (MOST), Taiwan. The director of STD represents the MOST in the regions that it covers. The STD at TROUK was established on 1 March 1995, covering the affairs in the UK, Ireland, Iceland, Jordan, Saudi Arabia, and United Arab Emirates. It aims to promote the collaborations in science and technology, involving policy makers, funding agencies, academics, and industry, mainly through bilateral agreements and match-making activities.
UK is one of the world leaders in scientific and technological advancement and Taiwan has its strength in R&D and mobility. Here in the UK the STD will continue to boost the existing collaborations and to explore new opportunities for the mutual benefits of both sides.
- Director: Prof. Jiun-Huei Proty Wu
- Assistant Director: Ms Janice S.R. Sun
- Executive Assistant: Ms Yu-Hua Chen