Last April, a target audience of policy makers, Faculty Funding Officers, Directors of Graduate Schools and IP consultants from University of Groningen and UMCG gathered at the Van Swinderen Huys, Groningen, for an in-house course on insight and understanding of Intellectual Property (IP). The IP training, provided by DeltaPatents, was initiated by Research & Valorisation and Business Generator Groningen, UMCG. The University and UMCG have a fully developed, and joint, patent policy.
Inventions made by University’s employees are internally assessed for patentability and commercial value. When both are positive, a patent application will be filed and commercial parties will be approached for a license or patent transfer. The University and UMCG patents (or broader: Intellectual Property) policy focuses on two main issues:
The tender procedure for the
new Finance and HR operational management system has been finalized.
This week, the University of Groningen organized the 3 Minute Thesis Competition 2019: 12 PhD students presented their research to a non-specialist audience and a panel of judges in only three minutes, with just one slide. The winner of the UG #3MT...
Last week the Virtual Research Workspace of the CIT and the UMCG officially went into production.