The Technology Transfer Center of the University of Agriculture in Krakow (CTT UR) takes care of their use and implementation into business. The purpose of the the Technology Transfer Center of the University of Agriculture in Krakow is to commercialize the results of scientific research and R&D works and development, with a particular focus on technology transfer from science to business.
The Technology Transfer Centre of the University of Agriculture in Krakow seeks contacts with companies interested in development through cooperation with the University of Agriculture.
Cooperation between the researchers of the University of Agriculture and business entities is the responsibility of Technology Transfer Centre. Its tasks comprise:
- transfer of research results to the national economy,
- activities focused at intellectual property protection,
- creating a cooperation network between science and national economy to facilitate and identify the flow of innovative technologies and knowledge.
Commercialization at the University of Agriculture in Krakow is carried out using the indirect commercialization method through a special purpose vehicle (SPV) and the direct commercialization method - by selling the results of scientific research and development works or know-how related to these results.
CTT UR implements national and international projects related to the development of science and increasing the competitiveness of enterprises. CTT UR cooperates in the fields of the economy in which the University of Agriculture in Krakow conducts research (including agriculture, horticulture, forestry, biotechnology, food technology).
The Technology Transfer Center works closely with Innovation Centre of the University of Agriculture in Krakow, Ltd.
The main goal of Innovation Centre of the University of Agriculture in Krakow Ltd activity is commercialization of research results and development works, and assistance in realization of the University tasks.