New Public Role of Professors and Approaches TO Commercialization of Intellectual Property in UK

1Shatokha, VI
1Velichko, ОG
1Polushenko, VА
1National Academy of Metallurgy of Ukraine, Dnipropetrovsk
Sci. innov. 2014, 10(4):45-49
Section: The World of Innovations
Language: English

The professor’s role in commercialization of scientific knowledge has been analyzed by the example of UK. A system for support of cooperation between the professors and the corporations has been considered. The «knowledge transfer partnership » and «executive short projects» schemes used by the UK universities are described. The procedure for intellectual property commercialization at the Coventry University is considered.

Keywords: commercialization of intellectual property, professor, transfer of knowledge