PROGRAM

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Tuesday November 10nd 2020
15:00 – 16:00
Transfera platform meeting in the Bowling centrum restaurant in Brno

Líšeňská 4515/80, Brno

16:00 – 18:00
Excursion into the specialized labs of The Transport Research Center

Líšeňská 33a, Brno


Wednesday November 11rd 2020, Atlantis Hotel
9:00 – 10:00
Participants registration
10:00 – 10:15
Opening of the conference, introduction
Block 1 – Czech approach to transfer from the perspective of the public and the private sector
10:15 – 11:00
Financial potentials in transfer – public sector

Josef Kratochvíl (ÚPV) - How to earn more at the same cost? Use of the patent system.

11:00 – 11:15
Coffee break
11:15 – 12:00
Financial potentials in transfer – private sector

Petr Kaštovský (Netcope Technologies, a.s.) – Success Factors of Netcope Technologies

12:00 – 13:00
1st panel discussion: From Zero to Hero

Our greatest errors and failures in technology transfer which taught us a lesson

13:00 – 14:00
Lunch
14:00 – 14:45
Transfer in public sector
14:45 – 15:30
„Transfer“ in corporations

Petr Ševčík (Kiwi) – The journey from innovative ideas to putting them into practice

15:30 – 15:45
Coffee break
Block 2 – Current trends and approaches
15:45 – 16:15
Sharing, education, databases, cooperation
16:15 – 16:45
Negotiations, contracts, spin-off, “business”

Filip Maleňák (Záchranka app) - Next generation emergency call technology

Lukáš Spíchal (AgroBioChem, s.r.o.) - The beginnings of spin-off AgroBioChem

16:45 – 17:00
Final words and summary of the day's findings
Social program
18:45
Departure of the bus to networking evening
19:00 – 23:30
Networking evening
All-day long parallel business meetings and poster presentation of Technology Transfer Centers.

Thursday November 12th 2020, Atlantis Hotel
7:30 – 8:30
Morning program
Block 3 – Foreign approach, Sharing the experience from around the world
9:00 – 10:00
Lectures from foreign guests

Evropa: Jacek Kasz (Politechnika Krakow) – Technology transfer and commercialization from the Polish perspective

Amerika:J. B. McCammon (Stoel Rivers LLP) – Commercialization in the US

Asie:Nguyen Thi Tuyet Trin (University of Transport and Communications, Hanoi, Vietnam) – Technology Transfer of Transport Applications in Vietnam

10:00 – 10:15
Coffee break
10:15 – 11:15
Lectures from foreign guests

Afrika:Andrew Bailey (University of Cape Town) - Technology Transfer from a South African Perspective

Antarktida:Jana Daňková (TTO MU) - Trade Mark „Tested in Antarctica“

11:15 – 11:30
Coffee break
11:30 – 12:30
Lectures from foreign guests

Vesmír: Nano Avionics, Litva – From University Spin-off to collaboration with NASA

Austrálie: Anna Grocholsky (Macquarie University) - Researchers Subconsciously Commercialising; with an Inspiring, Empathetic and Expert TTO

12:30 – 13:30
2nd panel discussion: Can a TTC be run as an enterprise for profit?
13:30 – 13:45
Final summary, Transport Research Center Director's speech
13:45 – 14:45
Lunch
All-day long parallel business meetings