TDA is all about being a strategic collaboration partner to give value add elements for the benefit of national economy and technology growth through Industrial Collaboration Programs (ICP).

TDA is an entity established under the prerogative of Ministry of Finance (MOF) mandated as the custodian to operationalize the Malaysian Industrial Collaboration Program (ICP) Management Framework. As the Malaysia ICP Authority, TDA is to monitor, analyse and manage all ICP implementation in Malaysia.

In realizing the functions, TDA’s activity include the identification of the local technology needs in support of strategic sectors, local industry capability gaps, audit of technology recipients, evaluation of ICP proposals, monitoring of ICP implementations and audit of the agreed ICP activities implementation.