Innovation & Commercialisation Centre (ICC) has visited several institutions and organisations recently in an effort to gain knowledge and benchmark the practices related to Intellectual Property (IP) and Commercialisation.
Some details of the visit:
1. Universiti Sains Malaysia (USM)’s Legal Advisor Office on 11 November 2015 – IP and Commercialisation Policy making procedure.
2. Malaysia Technology Development Corporation Sdn. Bhd (MTDC) on 16 November 2015 –MTDC’s Symbiosis Programme and other possible cooperation especially on training.
3. Putra Science Park, Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM), Serdang, Selangor on 17 November 2015 – IP and Commercialisation management.
4. Research Management Centre and Innovation Centre, Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM), Skudai, Johor on 24 November 2015 – overall research management, research and publication documentation, Center of Excellence (CoE) and IP and Commercialisation’s procedures.
The visits were led by Assoc. Prof. Dr. Razamin Ramli. ICC’s Fellow, Dr. Mohd Faizal Omar and Dr. Mohd Noor Abdul Hamid were also present in the discussion with MTDC and UPM. A number of representatives from Research and Innovation Management Centre (RIMC) also attended the one-day discussion at UTM. Overall, these benchmarking visits have provided a comprehensive disclosure and certainly fruitfull to UUM’s ICC.