Monthly Archives: June 2012

ESA TECHNOLOGY TRANSFER BROKERS NETWORK CALL PUBLISHED

The European Space Agency (ESA) is setting up a new network of technology transfer brokers to assist it with identifying and promoting space technologies suitable for transfer to other sectors of activity.  Compared to previous calls for the ESA space … Continue reading

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EC TENDER: IU 21 KT STUDY 2012

The European Commission has published an invitation to tender for a study which aims to support it in implementing Innovation Union commitment 21 to facilitate effective collaborative research and knowledge transfer within the research Framework Programmes and beyond.  The work … Continue reading

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NEW EC TENDER FOR INNOVATIVE ENTREPRENEURS FOR CHANGE

The European Commission has published a call for tenders for innovative entrepreneurs for change: support to cluster cooperation, start-ups, investors and the management of intellectual property.  The project aims to create a comprehensive framework of cooperation between clusters, incubators, business … Continue reading

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2012 MILLENNIUM TECHNOLOGY PRIZE SHARED

Technology Academy Finland announced on 13 June that two prominent innovators, Linus Torvalds, an open source software engineer, and Dr Shinya Yamanaka, a stem cell scientist, are joint Grand Winners of the 2012 Millennium Technology Prize, one of the world’s … Continue reading

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EU PATENT BLOCKED OVER CHOICE OF COURT SEAT

Danish diplomats are expressing doubt as to whether the dispute over the location of a European patent court will be resolved before the June EU summit and that agreement on the EU patent can be found before the end of their … Continue reading

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TT CONFERENCE IN THE MARITIME SECTOR, SZCZECIN, 4-5 OCTOBER 2012

it the title of an  international conference which is to be held in Szczecin, Poland, on 4-5 October 2012. The conference is organized by the Centre for Maritime Technology Transfer of the Maritime University of Szczecin (CMTT MUS) under the auspices … Continue reading

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JOB OPPORTUNITY: ISPIM RESEARCH FELLOW AT UNIVERSITY OF EXETER BUSINESS SCHOOL

The University of Exeter Business School (UK) wishes to recruit an ISPIM Research Fellow to undertake scholarly research in the area of innovation at the Centre for Innovation and Service Research. This College funded post is available immediately on a … Continue reading

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