DG Research & Innovation of the European Commission has published a tender for the Provision of Intellectual Property (IP) services to European Universities and Public Research Organisations with a closing date on 18 July 2018.
This service contract concerns on-demand services to promote the general objective of boosting the commercialisation of research results from European Universities and Public research organisations. These services will comprise:
— initial IP audit or evaluation,
— patent landscaping,
— a more complete IP evaluation or due diligence,
— preparation for patent applications and design and trademark applications,
— advice and support in negotiating technology transfer agreements.
Value of services: €2.5 million