Voice your opinion

Voice your opinion

We would like to thank all of you who have supported and participated in PROGRESS-TT. Now that the project is coming to an end, we have both an opportunity and an obligation to report back to the European Commission.

By completing this short survey you can ensure that the voice of the user community is further reflected in the final report. Many of you have participated in training under the PROGRESS-TT and many have supported the project in other ways therefore, it is important to hear the impact of our outreach.

Please take 5 minutes to let us know your thoughts.

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

REGISTER | PROGRAMME

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”

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

REGISTER | PROGRAMME | EXPERTS’ BIOGRAPHIES

Programme highlights:

  • Moderator: Andrea Basso, Chief Technology Officer, MITO Technology, Italy.
  • Day 1: Scouting ideas/technologies from the PRO and incentivising researchers to disclose IP
    Michela Magas, Founder, Music Tech Fest, UK and winner of the 2017 EU Prize for Women Innovators
    Riku Rikkola, Business Development Manager, VTT Ventures, Finland
  • Day 2: Assessing IP potential, validating technologies and incentivising for commercialisation
    Taina Saksa, IPR Manager, VTT Ventures, Finland
    Roberto Castagno, Head of IPR Services TECH, Nokia Technologies, Finland
  • Round table day 2: Meetup for ecosystem growth: innovation from universities and start-ups for new products and services from Industry
    Paolo Borella, CEO & Co-founder, Vertical and Head, Vertical Accelerator, Finland
    Roberto Castagno, Head of IPR Services TECH, Nokia Technologies, Finland
    Jussi Kaasinen, CEO & Co-Founder, Sport Tracking Technologies, Finland
    Michela Magas
    , Founder, Music Tech Fest, UK  and winner of the 2017 EU Prize for Women Innovators
    Antti Sinisalo
    , CEO and Mikko Kumpulainen, Vice President Investments, VTT Ventures, Finland
  • Day 3: Accessing finance and interacting with financial stakeholders
    Ville Korpiluoto, Head, Demola Tampere and Development Manager, Hermia Group, Finland
    Hannes Kankaanpää, Senior IPR Officer, VTT Ventures, Finland
  • 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
  • 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:                 4 – 6 April 2017
Venue:                VTT Ventures in rooms Dirac & Bohr
Address:             Kivimiehentie 3, Espoo (30 min from Helsinki), Finland
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”