26 Apr 2012
27 Apr 2012
Rome (IT)

TTO Meeting 3 – ENEA-CNR

Programme

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Meeting Presentations

Day 1 

Welcome Addresses and Opening Session

Welcome Address
Dominique Ristori, Director General, Joint Research Centre (JRC), European Commission

Welcome Address
Amalia Sartori, MEP, Chair of Industry, Research and Energy Committee, European Parliament


Máire Geoghegan-Quinn, European Commissioner for Research, Innovation and Science

Video Message

Keynote Introduction
Richard Pelly, Chief Executive of European Investment Fund

State of Play of the EU Policies towards research, innovation and technology transfer

State of play of EU policies towards Research, Innovation and Technology Transfer – DG Enterprise and Industry's Activities In Support Of Innovation and Technology Transfer
Antti Peltomäki, Deputy Director-General of DG Enterprise and Industry, European Commission

EU Policies towards research innovation and technology transfer
Rudolf Strohmeier, Deputy Director-General of DG Research and Innovation, European Commission

Internationalisation of Knowledge Transfer

Chair: Lorenz Kaiser, Fraunhofer  

The Overview

The Global Perspective of the Internationalisation of R&D
Daniel Nepelski, Institute for Prospective Technological Studies, JRC, European Commission

The International Policy Context for IPR and Technology Transfer
Denis Dambois, DG Trade, European Commission

International Network Innovation
Matthew Rainey, Director of Innovation Division, WIPO

The International Dimension of Knowledge Transfer

Panel Discussion
Rathindra DasGupta, Director for Industrial Innovation and Partnerships, National Science Foundation, USA
Liang-Han Hsieh, Industrial Technology Research Institute, Germany
Carlos Robert Schneider, Technology Transfer Manager, CERTI, Brazil
David Franz, Director Licensing Strategy, DSM Innovation Centre, The Netherlands 

Day 2 

Welcome Address

JRC support to Europe 2020 and the Innovation Union
David Wilkinson, Director of Scientific Policy and Stakeholder Relations, JRC, European Commission

WP1: Fostering the transfer of innovative products and services to the industry

WP1 - Facilitate R&D collaboration and increase the use of research results
Vincent Ryckaert, IP Manager, IMEC
Olivier Eulaerts, JRC, European Commission 

WP2: Creating a Proof-of-Concept and Technology Transfer Financial Facility

WP2 - Financial Facility for technology transfer projects
Jacques Darcy, Head of Equity Fund Investments, EIF
Salvatore Amico Roxas, JRC, European Commission

WP3: Raising Innovation Culture
WP4: Strengthening our Technology Transfer Offices

WP3 - Raising Innovation Culture in our PROs
Olga Spasic, Senior Programme Officer, WIPO
Eleni Damianou, JRC, European Commission 

Conclusions and Next Steps

Conclusion and next steps
Giancarlo Caratti, Head of IP and Technology Transfer Unit, JRC, European Commission