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Each year great ideas emerge from research and education at Uppsala University. Ideas that, under the right conditions, can make the world a better place. Every day we support researchers and students on the road from knowledge to value - from idea to innovation. And all the time we work towards increased exchange of expertise and ideas with companies and organisations in our environment. The door is open - come on in!

PhD course on intellectual property and commercialisation

UU Innovation offers a course on intellectual property and commercialisation for doctoral students and other employees at Uppsala University. The course is given in collaboration with experts at the Swedish Patent and Registration Office, PRV. The next round of the course is planned to start in the spring of 2020.

This course is aimed for Uppsala University PhD students and employees, and includes four seminars. It will give you a broad overview of different types of intellectual property (IP) and how it can be used to add commercial value to research outcomes, from describing impact in grant applications to licensing and creating startups. It will also provide tools for finding useful information from patents as well as for structuring and presenting research outcomes from a commercial point of view.

The course is given by UU Innovation in collaboration with the Swedish Patent and Registration Office.

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