Technology transfer offices are often seen as the facilitators of innovation between academic institutions and industry. However, they have a massive responsibility to transfer the wealth of innovation from within universities to the commercial world, in the most timely and cost-efficient way possible. Does the current Intellectual Property system facilitate their requirements, or can it sometimes hinder innovation?

Jeremy Holmes, Head of intellectual property at Imperial Innovations, the tech transfer office of Imperial College, joins PatSnap for this entertaining & interactive webinar. 
  • The power behind freedom to operate when making judgments on the commercial opportunity of an idea 
  • Why education of IP is so important, for academics & business professionals
  • How to find the balance between freedom & creativity, with the need for intellectual property protection
  • Whether you need patents to have a successful university spin out.