Research Collaboration Is A Valuable Option In Accelerating Commercialisation Of Innovation

Research collaboration is a valuable option in accelerating commercialisation of innovation

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Collaboration with universities, researchers and industry can be used to shortcut development processes and to effect a synergistic and increased value on the innovation that you create. These collaborations can provide value in many different ways, including: Testing to validate manufacturing processes; Research on how to transfer small scale production to commercial scale exploitation; Research …

Dividing up the cake – thoughts for the inventor

Dividing up the cake – thoughts for the inventor

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When kicking off a new business to commercialise a new and innovative product or technology, inventors often recognise the value in bringing experienced business partners alongside them. Business partners might run an existing business in the industry or even in the same vertical, be an experienced business adviser from the same industry or simply, but …

Getting your Patent Portfolio Ready for Early Stage Investment

Getting your patent portfolio ready for early stage investment

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During commercialisation, inventors, start-ups and the like often seek investment by leveraging off their intellectual property. However, whereas investment funding is often required during the early stage commercialisation, the granting of patent rights mainly happened a few years down the track, the conundrum being that investors often times don’t invest until they are satisfied as …