The IGSD-2018 event aims to promote interdisciplinary and joint research activities and to intensify the exchange in scientific research between Iran and Germany, through various activities such as Subject related Matchmaking.

IGSD hopes to allow the participants to learn more about Iranian and German funding systems and opportunities for distinguished scientists and professors of various scientific fields, to exchange policies, ideas, achievements and challenges on previous, current and future science and technology cooperation. Moreover, this event hopes to act as a platform for doctoral and postdoctoral candidates, to engage with the Iranian and German research landscapes, to get meaningful insight for their future research, and feedback on existing and previous cooperation between Iran and Germany.