Organising Your KTO for Growth and Success

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ORGANISING YOUR KTO FOR GROWTH AND SUCCESS

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09:00 – 09:15 Course introduction
09:15 – 10:00 Role of the KTO within the organisation
10:00 – 10:45 Tasks of the KTO
10:45 – 11:15 Coffee break
11:15 – 12:00 Organisational Models for a KTO
12:00 – 12:45 How are KTO’s funded
12:45 – 13:45 Lunch
13:45 – 14:30 It’s all about the People – the different roles in a KTO
14:30 – 15:30 Managing Expectations
15:30 – 16:00 Coffee break
16:00 – 17:00 Panel Discussion – KTO Organisation
17:00 – 17:15 Round up of day 1
19:00 Networking dinner
09:00 – 09:45 Incentivising and Engaging Academics
09:45 – 10:30 Managing research results, an IP approach
10:30 – 11:00 Coffee break
11:00 – 11:45 Managing a patent portfolio – decision criteria
11:45 – 12:30 Managing a patent portfolio – tools
12:30 – 13:30 Lunch
13:30 – 14:15 Managing Research Contracts
14:15 – 15:00 Managing Licensing Agreements
15:00 – 15:45 Complying with State Aid Regulations
15:45 – 16:15 Coffee break
16:15 – 17:15 Panel Discussion – KTO Processes
17:15 – 17:30 Round up of day 2
09:00 – 09:45 Finding External Partners
09:45 – 10:30 Building Strategic Partnerships with External Parties
10:30 – 11:00 Coffee break
11:00 – 11:45 Managing Proof of Concept Schemes
11:45 – 12:30 Managing Investment Funds
12:30 – 13:00 Wrap up
13:00 – 13:30 Sandwich lunch

  

  

 

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Training Course Venue
New Babylon Meeting Center
Anna van Buerenplein 29
2595 DA The Hague
the Netherlands
T: +31 (0)70 205 1200
How to get here

HOTELS

Hampshire hotel – Babylon The Hague**** Located next to the meeting center
Bezuidenhoutsweg 53
2594 AC The Hague
T: +31 (0)35 677 7217

Please check the website for availability and prices

Mercure Hotel The Hague Central****
1 km from New Babylon Meeting Centre
Spui 180
2511 BW The Hague
T: +31 (0)70 203 9002
Single Room: €130.00
Double room: €140.00
These prices include breakfast, free WIFI, VAT and exclude city tax (€3.35 per person). This special rate is based on availability. You can book (and extend) your stay with this special rate via this link for the period between 20 September 2017 – 22 September 2017.

Holiday Inn Express The Hague – Parliament***
1 km from New Babylon Meeting Centre
Lange Houtstraat 5
2511 CV The Hague
T: +31 (0)70 820 9980

Please check the website for availability and prices.

Novotel The Hague City Centre****
1.1 km from New Babylon Meeting Centre
Hofweg 5-7
2511 AA The Hague
T: +31 (0)70 203 9003
Single Room: €130.00
Double room: €140.00
These prices include breakfast, free WIFI, VAT and exclude city tax (€3.35 per person).
This special rate is based on availability. You can book (and extend) your stay with this special rate via this link for the period between 20 September 2017 – 22 September 2017.

Novotel Suites The Hague City Centre****
1.3 km from New Babylon Meeting Centre
Grote Marktstraat 46
2511 BJ The Hague
T: +31 (0)70 850 5180
Single room: €145.00
Double room: €155.00
These prices include breakfast, free Internet, microwave, VAT and exclude city tax (€3.35 per person).
This special rate is based on availability. You can book (and extend) your stay with this special rate via this link for the period between 20 September 2017 – 22 September 2017.

rates training course

Member early bird: €1250 **Expired**
Member: €1305

Non-member early bird: €1905 **Expired**
Non-member: €1960

If you are not a member join here for €250 a year and benefit immediately from the membership discounts and other specials

CE Points: TBC

Learning objectives

  • By taking into account the specificities of their research organisation, participants will be able to refine and improve the organisational model of their KTO
  • To design effective reporting, addressing key stakeholder interests
  • Manage the research results the KTO, using an IP approach to maximise the benefits for society
  • Acquire concrete advice and tools to improve their operational processes spcifically patent prosecution and portfolio management, contract life cycle and PoC scheme.
  • Learn how to effectively build a successful network of partners.

Topics

  • Role and tasks of the KTO
  • Organisational models
  • The different roles and profiles in a KTO
  • Activities and financial reporting
  • Managing research results using an IP approach
  • Managing a patent portfolio
  • Managing research contracts
  • Managing licensing agreements
  • Managing Proof of Concept scheme
  • Managing strategic partnerships
  • Funding KT activities

Why join this course?

This three-day course provides a broad overview of technology transfer, the inner processes of a KTO, and ecosystem development activities. Experienced KTO managers, will guide you through issues such as reporting, human resources, intellectual property, contract management and compliance.

The interactive workshops include case studies and practical examples of KTO operations. The course has been scheduled to give you not only a valuable learning experience but to allow you to optimise networking opportunities with your peers from across Europe.

Who should attend this course?

Operations within knowledge transfer offices can be diverse in terms of human resources, stakeholder engagement, and the business acumen needed to conduct daily business.

Are you an experienced KT Officer, KTO manager, IP portfolio manager or responsible for the administrative processes of a KTO with at least two years’ experience?

Do you wish to become Head of a KTO or responsible for the operation of a KTO? This course is designed for technology transfer professionals in charge the operations or administration of a knowledge transfer office.