The ABC of Business Incubation

Science Park (IASP definition)

The official definiton by IASP, the Intenational Association of Science Parks:
A Science Park is an organization managed by specialised professionals whose main aim is to increase the wealth of its community by promoting the culture of innovation and competetiveness of its associated businesses and knowledge based institutions.
To enable these goals to be met, a Science Park manages the flow of knowledge and technology amongst universities, R&D institutions, companies and markets; it facilitates the creation and growth of innovation-based companies through incubation and spin-off processes; and provides other value-added services together with high quality space and facilities.