By bringing the University and Industry together through research and development (R&D) collaborations,
- we accelerate and strengthen the process of technology transfer and
- the introduction of new products, services, and businesses
- while providing challenges and a real-world experience to students.
The purpose of this module is to show to the SMEs some important benefits of collaboration with HEIs.
- Linking SMEs with the best experts from HEIs (professors, students)
- Explore the possibilities to introduce the research into the market
- Chance to demonstrate the practical application of research works
- Show how this relation can increase the opportunities for research publication.
By the end of this MODULE, you will understand
- How to select an intermediary organization in order to collaborate with HEIs
- What people/equipment/resources are available within HEIs
- Collaboration Plan between HEIs and SMEs
- How to make contact
- How to sign the agreement between HEIs and SMEs