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Module 4: Intellectual Property and Commercialisation

Facilitator at your University

You will be advised of the module and workshop facilitator by email after you register.

Workshop details

Research commercialisation workshop

This one-day, interactive workshop is designed to provide an intensive foundation in commercialisation. You will gain an informative and practical insight into the commercial environment and have the opportunity to discuss key issues specific to your research discipline. In addition, the workshop ensures that you have a forum to practically apply the knowledge you gain.

You will be advised of the time, date and venue for the workshop after you register.

Suggested program:

Time Topic
8:30–8:35 am Introduction
8:35–9:00 am Commercialisation overview
9:00–9:20am Workgroup Session 1
9:20–10:00am Defining the market
10:00–10:30pm Workgroup Session 2
10:30–11:00 am Morning tea
11:00–11:30am The licensing pathway
11:30am–12:00pm The start-up company pathway
12:00–12:30 pm Workgroup Session 3
12:30–2:00 Lunch
2:00–2:45pm The role of the venture capitalist in a start-up company
2:45-3:25pm Entering the market: planning to secure investors and the steps in successfully taking an innovation/business to the market
3:25–3:45pm Afternoon tea
3:45–4:30 pm Workgroup Session 4