The National Electronics and Computer Technology Center (NECTEC) was established on 16 September 1986 under the Ministry of Science, Technology and Energy (the former name of Ministry of Science and Technology). On 30 December 1991, following the enactment of the Science and Technology Development Act of 1991, NECTEC was transformed into a national technology center under the National Science and Technology Development Agency (NSTDA), Ministry of Science and Technology. At present, NECTEC is a statutory government organisation with its main responsibilities of under taking, supporting and promoting the research and development of electronics and computer technologies. NECTEC also provides linkage between research communities and industries through the established industrial clusters and programmes.
Being a research organisation collaborating with alliances for achieving practical works / excellence that contributes to the economic and social impacts of the country and region
- Research, development, design and engineering
- Technology Transfer to industries and communities
- Human resource development
- Policy research and industrial intelligence and knowledge infrastructure