PROGRESS-TT Boot Camp: Intensive Capacity Building Programme for TT Managers


Programme overview:

  • Moderator: Alan Kennedy, Technology Consultant, MITO Technology, Italy
  • Day 1: Scouting ideas/technologies from the PRO and incentivising researchers to disclose IP
    • Anders Haugland, Managing Director, BTO, Norway
    • Navin Natoewal, General Manager Media Interaction, Philips, the Netherlands
  • Day 2: Assessing IP potential, validating technologies and incentivising for commercialisation
    • Marta Catarino, Director of Technology Transfer and Entrepreneurship, TecMinho, Portugal
    • Perry Nouwens, Digital Accelerator Innovation Lead, Philips, the Netherlands
    • Olivier Gillieaux, Technology Transfer Officer, Interface Enterprises – University of Liège, Belgium
  • Day 3: Accessing finance and interacting with financial stakeholders
    • Andrea Basso, CTO, MITO Technology, Italy
    • François Drapeau-Paquin, Senior IP Counsel, Philips, the Netherlands
  • Day 1-3: Securing TTO Staff skills and organising the TTO for optimum growth
  • Day 1-3: Case studies from the best practice library on CAF 1, 2, 3 and 4
  • End of day 1 and 2: Evening networking programme** with speakers and participants

Entry level:         Head of TTOs and senior staff with at least 5-7 years of experience in TT
When:                 27-29 September 2017
Venue:                Philips Intellectual Property & Standards
Address:             High Tech Campus 5, Eindhoven, the Netherlands
Available seats: 15
Fees:                    Free*

*Your participation will only be confirmed upon receiving your travel arrangements and you are to cover your own expenses.
**Casual drinks and dinner at your own costs.

Read more: past boot camp on 6-9 June 2016: “First Technology Transfer Boot Camp held at DSM near Basel”