RMTechFlow, a Lifelong Learning project by EIT RawMaterials, offers online courses for researchers and technology transfer officers. Learn how to turn your research results into market opportunities and create tech transfer deals out of research results. Each module will be delivered by top-level European experts in Tech Transfer and IP management.

Professional training course for Researchers

Module 1: Position your Technology

  • Learning objectives: IP protection options; Do prior art and position your tech; Understand tech trends: find new application.
  • Speaker: John Whelan, Ph.D. TCD Ireland

Module 2: Market-Driven Research

  • Learning Objectives: Describe IP in problem–solution terms; Analyse industries; Find market needs and potential industrial clients.
  • Speaker: Niklas Gronberg LTU Business, Sweden

Module 3: Generating impact out of R&D

  • Learning Objectives: identify business opportunities; Expectations from a license company; how to get support from TTO
  • Speaker: Unai Calvar Aranburu, Tecnalia Ventures Spain

Professional training course for Tech Transfer Personnel

Module 1: The Impactful TTO

  • Learning objectives: Roles, processes, methodologies, tools, in the advanced TT and innovation management business.
  • Speaker: Niklas Gronberg, LTU Busienss Sweden

Module 2: Building the Business Case

  • Learning Objectives: Variables in tech transfer; IP Valuation Methods; Prepare an effective pitch.
  • Speaker: Unai Calvar Aranburu, Tecnalia Ventures Spain

Module 3: The right exploitation strategy

  • Learning Objectives: Different exploitation strategies; how to negotiate with companies and investors
  • Speaker: John Whelan, TCD Ireland

Access to courses will be for free until the end of 2021. You can request your account to the course platform by filling in this form.

For any requests, please email: join@rmtechflow.eu