Enlightened by the Kingdom's Vision 2030 King Abdullah Institute for Nanotechnology supports the knowledge-based economy The establishment of the Institute in 17 / 6 / 2007
To perform innovative research work and to develop nanotechnology through qualifying scientific specialized cadre, establishing effective societal partnership and settling the technology necessary for building national economy.
• Development of areas of excellence for future nanotechnology techniques. • Encouragement of scientific research in nanoscience and technology. • Dissemination of scientific awareness of nanoscience and technology. • Establishing strategic partnerships in the area of developing nanotechnology. • Promotion of national knowledge-based economy through applied nanotechnology research outcomes