The difficulty in translating university research into the commercial realm is a well-documented problem. The reason is often that industry and academia are driven by different motivations related to their fundamentally distinct core.
Bridging the knowledge transfer divide: fill out a quick survey to help Cambridge Enterprise
Cambridge Enterprise's Bridging the Knowledge Transfer Divide project aims to develop understanding of the differing perspectives and drivers when entering into an academic-business partnership, and to suggest approaches that will contribute to a more effective and efficient knowledge exchange.
To take part in the survey please see www.surveymonkey.com/s/6JWVB79
You are invited to join Cambridge Enterprise at the Hauser Forum on Tuesday 6 November for a workshop to discuss business/academic collaboration in the physical sciences and technology
In this workshop you will work with business, academic and research operations office representatives to generate best practice guidelines based on case studies generated from interview and survey results.
Thursday 6 November
Venue: The Entrepreneurship Centre, Hauser Forum, 3 Charles Babbage Road, Cambridge CB3 0GT
Please contact Laura Roberts on firstname.lastname@example.org for more information and to reserve your place.
Cambridge Enterprise exists to help University of Cambridge inventors, innovators and entrepreneurs make their ideas and concepts more commercially successful for the benefit of society, the UK economy, the inventors and the University.