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Managing intellectual property and technology transfer examined by Committee

27 October 2016

The Science and Technology Committee holds its first evidence session into ‘managing intellectual property and technology transfer' with representatives from university technology transfer offices, and with national organisations that promote university-business collaboration.


Wednesday 2 November 2016, Wilson Room, Portcullis House

At 1.45pm

  • Dr Tony Raven, Chief Executive, Cambridge Enterprise
  • Nick Sturge, Director, Engine Shed, University of Bristol
  • Dr Claire Brady, Head of Technology Transfer, Edinburgh Research and Innovation, The University of Edinburgh

At 2.45pm

  • Dr Phil Clare, Chair, Advocacy Committee, PraxisUnicoDr Rosa Fernández, Research Director, National Centre for Universities and Business
  • Dr Toby Basey-Fisher, Chief Executive, Eva Diagnostics

Purpose of the session

The session focuses on the role of technology transfer offices in commercialising intellectual property, best practice in the field, as well as funding for commercialisation.

Further information

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