Info for inventors

How to commercialize research results: protection of intellectual property (patents, trademarks, copyright), licenses and the creation of spin-off companies.

Info on research collaborations

How to collaborate with companies and other partners.

An overview about related contracts.

Info for business partners

How to collaborate with researchers from universities and hospitals.

Spin-off companies

An overview of spin-off companies that have commercialized university technologies. Many of these companies represent investment opportunities for investors.


UZH Fellowships for Entrepreneurs

(13.02.17) A new programme of the University of Zurich provides additional support for entrepreneurs in the Life Sciences and related fields.
The deadline for applications is 13 March 2017.

2016 - a successful year for technology transfer at the Universities of Basel, Bern and Zurich

(07.02.17) Technology transfer activities at the three universities managed by Unitectra developed very successfully in the past year.

Venture 2017 Business Plan Competition

(11.01.17) The business plan competition "Venture 2017" has startet. The application deadline is April 12, 2017.

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