PhD course on intellectual property and commercialisation

This course is aimed for PhD students and employees and includes four seminars. It will give a broad overview of different types of intellectual property (IP) and how it can be used to add commercial value to research outcomes, from describing impact in grant applications to licensing and creating startups. It will also provide tools for finding useful information from patents as well as for structuring and presenting research outcomes from a commercial point of view.

The course is given by the Swedish Patent and Registration Office (Patent & Registreringsverket, PRV) and UU Innovation.

Registration for the course offering that starts in April 2019 is closed. A new course offering will be provided in the autumn of 2019.

Course offering April 2019