Boot Camp


PROGRESS-TT Boot Camps are intensive, immersive learning experiences held at the premises of private sector partners with extensive track record in technology transfer (e.g. Royal Philips, VTT Ventures, Royal DSM). Set over three days, boot camps cover all 4 Critical Areas of Focus of PROGRESS-TT.

Boot Camps target in priority TTO managers, offering them the chance to intensively interact with other participants, expert speakers and representatives of the host institutions. Boot Camps specifically aim at equipping participants with tools that they can start using on the spot with the help of the facilitators. Participation is restricted to 15 participants for optimum experience.

  • Length/duration: 3 days
  • Focus areas: Critical Areas of Focus 1 to 4
  • Entry level: Head of TTOs and senior staff with minimum 5-7 years of experience in TT
  • Number of participants: 12-15


Below is a list of previous and upcoming Boot Camps:

Bootcamp 1
Capacity Building of TTOs - exchanging best practices - life sciences perspective
6 June 20169 June 2016DSM Nutritional Products, Kaiseraugst (near Basel), Switzerland
Bootcamp 2
Intensive Capacity Building Programme for TT Managers
8 November 201610 November 2016Philips IP & Standards, Eindhoven, The Netherlands
Bootcamp 3
All 4 topics
4 April 20176 April 2017VTT Ventures, Espoo, Finland
Bootcamp 4
All 4 topics
27 September 201729 September 2017Philips IP & Standards, Eindhoven, The Netherlands

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