|| Another Seminars "Technology Transfer as an Element of the National Innovation Activity"
Yet another seminars “Technology Transfer as an Element of the National Innovation Activity” took place in Minsk on 6 June 2012. The event was held at the Researchers Training Institute of the National Academy of Sciences of Belarus.
This time the seminar is intended for deputy directors, heads of laboratories and researchers of organizations of the National Academy of Sciences of Belarus. The seminar was moderated by Director of RCTT Dr. Alexander Uspenskiy.
During the seminar there were several topical issues taken up:
- the role of technology transfer and the world experience in it;
- the means and instruments of technology transfer;
- the current state and prospects for development of technology transfer in Belarus.
The participants of the seminar were informed about international projects with the RCTT’s participation:
- Climate Change, Cultural Heritage & Energy Efficient Monuments,
- UNIDO Project to Enhance the Industrial Integration of EurAsEC Countries,
- "LT.InnoConnect.BY - Innovation networking for economic development",
- Financial Facilities for SMEs: training and capacity building for Business Support Organizations in non-EU member states of the Central European Initiative - FIT4SMEs.
Each of the trainees received a set of the leaflets and issued by RCTT:
- "RCTT: Promotion of Cooperation Between Hi-Tech Developers, Entrepreneurs and Investors",
- "Technology Transfer, What Is It?" (the leaflet preferably for young communities),
- "Technology Transfer: Union of Science and Business" (the leaflet preferably for entrepreneurs).
In addition, the trainees were informed about the manuals of RCTT, in particular:
- Overview "Doing Business in Belarus" (in Russian, in English and in German);
- Guide book "Policies and Legislation in the Technology Transfer Domain: World’s and National Experience" (in Russian);
- Manual Expert Appraisal of Technology Commercialization Projects (in Russian);
- Manual Funding of Commercialization Projects (in Russian);
- Manual Promoting Commercialization Projects by Using the Technology Transfer Networks (in Russian);
- Manual Promotion of Commercialization Projects by Using the Network of the Republican Centre for Technology Transfer of the Republic of Belarus (in Russian);
- Training guide "Getting Started with the EU ICT Research" (in Russian);
- Elaboration of project proposals to the European Union programs of international technical assistance: guidelines for partners from Belarus (in Russian)