CODISSIA - The Coimbatore District Small Industries Association is the force behind INTEC. An ISO 9001:2000 organisation with 5269 members and four decades of experience, it has been preparing the industries of Coimbatore to take up the challenge of transforming the industrial scenario. Backed by CODISSIA's continuous endeavour INTEC has carved a niche for itself in the global sphere. CODISSIA is the one and only District Level Association in the whole of India to have signed a Memorandum of Understanding with (VDMA) Plant and Machinery Manufacturers Association / Bavarian Section of West Germany. Through this, it proposes to work consistently in assisting the members to identify new technologies / promote joint ventures, technology transfers, send trade delegations etc. to foreign countries. CODISSIA is also renowned for having the maximum number of MoUs with educational institutions.