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We are hiring a Spin-Out Manager at UCC Innovation
UCC Innovation is part of the Office of the Vice President for Research Support & Innovation (OVPRI) in UCC.
UCC Innovation has a strong track record of intellectual property protection, commercialisation and technology transfer capability. It creates around 5 spin-out companies annually as well as on average 10 start-up companies. It also secures around 30 technology licence deals or similar with industry each year.Read Article
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Welcome to the pages of UCC innovation
Our aim is to capture the commercial potential that exist in the ideas, expertise and opportunities created by UCC research excellence. We are responsible for technology licensing, campus company establishment, UCCs patent portfolio management, the Gateway UCC incubation centre and Ignite, the Graduate Business Innovation Programme
UCC innovation is supported, in part, by funds from the Enterprise Ireland Technology Transfer Strenthening Initiative. As part of this funding UCC is delighted to have a working collaboration with Cork Institute of Technology's Industrial Liaison Office, UCC innovation for Teagasc, Agriculture and Food Development Authority and with UCC innovation in the Institute of Technology Tralee to embed common technology transfer practises within the consortium of a international standard.