Aims of the course:
To acquire knowledge and tools about: a) the mechanisms of technology transfer within universities; b) the management of technology transfer processes; c) the valorization of university research through patents and spin-offs; d) the support services for technology transfer within the university and in the local context.
• Spin-offs and start-ups: the set-up process; the management of technology star-ups; determinants of success and growth.
• Patenting activity: patentability conditions; application and granting process at national and international level; economic valorisation of patents.
• University-firm collaborations: research collaborations between university and firms, intellectual property management.
The course will be developed through lessons, seminars and group work.
- Teacher: DONATO IACOBUCCI