In the 13th General Assembly Meeting of COMSTECH (April 2008, Islamabad) the preliminary decision for establishing INSTP has been made. This step has been taken for technological development among Muslim countries and strengthens the inter-relationships between Science and Technology Parks, also to promote cooperation among Islamic countries.

In the 14th General Assembly Meeting of COMSTECH (January 2011, Islamabad) the proposal of INSTP establishment in Islamic Republic of Iran was approved. Therefore Guilan Science and Technology Park (GSTP) selected as headquarter of INSTP. The official opening ceremony of the Headquarter of Inter-Islamic Network on Science and Technology Parks was held by COMSTECH Coordinator General Prof. Atta-ur-Rahman, planning deputy of Guilan governor and Provincial authorities on 7 January 2012.