We are doing science for policy
The Joint Research Centre (JRC) is the European Commission's science and knowledge service which employs scientists to carry out research in order to provide independent scientific advice and support to EU policy.
The EU - Arab countries innovation conference aims to share policies, best practices, experiences and lessons learned on international collaboration and technology transfer between Europe and the Arab World.
This event is a space for experts to reflect on how best to conveying results stemming from scientific and technological research to the market place and to wider society.
The conference is open to experts from research organisations, universities, industry, public authorities and consultants.
Programme times are Dubai local time (CET+3)
14 December 2021
World EXPO 2020 - Dubai
The TTO Circle is a network of the technology transfer offices of the 36 major public research organisations (PROs) in Europe.
The European TTO Circle contributes to boosting technology transfer and innovation in Europe by acting as a hub for the exchange of best practices and for collaboration among its members. It helps its members in exploiting their knowledge portfolios and in communicating with policymakers, and encourages the sharing of knowledge.
Technology transfer refers to the process of conveying results stemming from scientific and technological research to the market place and to wider society.
The European TTO Circle partner organisations agreed to join forces on technology transfer to boost innovation in Europe through a set of initiatives, including:
At present, the European TTO circle collectively represents 200 000 researchers and support staff, 35 000 patents and 4000 start-ups in Europe.
The Competence Centre on Technology Transfer coordinates the TTO Circle and manages its secretariat.
For questions or more details, please email: JRC-TTO-Circle@ec.europa.eu