Once an innovative technology has been created, it needs to be protected and promoted. Technology Transfer Office (TTO) is responsible to facilitate the creation of intellectual properties, organise exhibitions and awards, as well as promote commercialisation and licensing.
IP & Commercialisation
The Intellectual Property and Commercialisation Unit is responsible in coordinating and managing all matters pertaining to intellectual property and commercialisation of invention and research output.
The Unit is tasked to:
- Evaluate research projects from various sources such as students and research projects and make recommendation for participation in exhibitions.
- Identify potential research for commercialisation.
- Liaise with relevant authorities for IP applications.
In addition, the Unit is also accountable for coordinating, negotiating, managing and maintaining any agreement between the University and its business partners.
Muhammad Syazwan Amarjit Abdullah
Senior Director Technology Transfer Office
Universiti Teknologi PETRONAS (UTP)
32610 Seri Iskandar,
Perak Darul Ridzuan, Malaysia