White paper: From university to commercialisation

As a university student or academic you might be vaguely aware of intellectual property (IP) as a concept but you may still not be entirely clear on why IP is so important or where and when you should start setting out your IP strategy?

This white paper will take you through five facets of IP that are particularly important for businesses relying on IP that has originated from their time at a university or other higher education facility.

These five facets are:

  1. Clear ownership
  2. Effective innovation capture
  3. Setting your IP strategy
  4. Market awareness
  5. Timing