Time to put the D into Australian university R&D

29 August, 2019 Australia is missing out on millions of dollars of value from academic research because universities are placing too much emphasis on research and not enough on development. In 2016,...

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New KCA Course launched in WA – Register Now

20 May, 2019 Commercialisation & Industry Engagement – Practical ContractingProfessional Development Course17 June 2019, Curtin University WA This course is designed to give an overview of IP...

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Australian research commercialisation on the up and up worldwide

30 January, 2019 On the National Survey of Research Commercialisation (NSRC) snapshot just released, Dr Erin Rayment, Chair of Knowledge Commercialisation Australasia (KCA) – the peak body leading...

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KCA’s advice to the Innovation Metric Review Taskforce

14 December, 2018 The headline-grabbing, composite metric known as the Global Innovation Index (GII) is a simplified international ranking that controversially casts Australia in a poor light, while largely...

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Interesting Times for Technology Transfer Professionals – From new KCA chair, Erin Rayment

20 September, 2018 It’s exciting to be working in knowledge commercialisation and technology transfer right now and I am thrilled to have the opportunity, as the new Chair of KCA, to achieve greater...

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New chair announced for Knowledge Commercialisation Australasia (KCA)

14 September, 2018 It’s exciting to be working in knowledge commercialisation and technology transfer right now and I am thrilled to have the opportunity, as the new Chair of KCA, to achieve greater...

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2015 National Survey of Research Commercialisation data now available

10 July, 2017 The Innovation Ecosystem in Australia is in a state of flux and transition according to the results of the 2015 National Survey of Research Commercialisation (NSRC). While being mindful...

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2016 TT Sector Wrap Up

15 December, 2016 2016 has been a big year for technology transfer offices in Australia. As we all know, commercialising research is a tough gig and some deals are many years in the making.  The...

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World-first career framework for Technology Transfer Professionals published

9 September, 2016 Strategic thinking, business and commercial acumen plus the ability to communicate and influence are some of the identified skills required by Technology Transfer Professionals (TTPs) to...

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Celebrating Australian Success – Translating Knowledge & Research into Business

2 September, 2016 Release date: Friday, 2 September 2016 UNSW, Curtin University and UniSA are research commercialisation winners The University of New South Wales (UNSW), Curtin University (WA) and the...

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