1 hr

The why and how of research commercialisation

Commercialisation of research is becoming increasingly important and valued by universities, funding bodies and governments. This workshop will cover the value of research commercialisation, the different ways in which research can be commercialised, and what the pathways to commercialisation can look like in Scottish universities. By the end of this workshop, you should understand: 

  • What it means to commercialise research from a university
  • Why research commercialisation is beneficial to universities and researchers
  • The common routes and methods to commercialise research
  • First steps to take if you want to commercialise your research