Istanbul TTO takes an active role in the creation of a suitable environment for increasing the number of innovations, creating the required structures for protecting intellectual property, and commercializing the innovations. Due to the shortening of the product cycle in today’s technology, Istanbul TTO, aims to increase the value and number of patents by patenting in strategic areas. Thus, by providing financial input and using its position as a client, Istanbul TTO, realizes the licensing process in itself and ensures that the companies attract local and foreign investors.
Main Industry: Technology Transfer
Awareness, Promotion, Information And Training Management
As a unit tasked with being an interface within the strategic roadmap, Istanbul TTO, on the condition that it informs its internal and external stakeholders of its activity areas, will ensure that it becomes a center of attraction among its internal and external stakeholders by increasing its regional, national, and international recognition. The principal aim in this process is to continuously inform the stakeholders of Istanbul TTO’s achievements and activities by using all the media channels in one-to-one and public levels and in this regard, work to ensure that the internal and external stakeholders become more result-oriented, efficient, and proficient by increasing their selectivity of perception. Apart from awareness, publicity, and briefing, Istanbul TTO, by using all the opportunities presented by the information age especially in accordance with the internal and external activities of the stakeholders, ensures that they receive purpose-oriented training and thereby be in a position to create value for TTO activities.
TTO ensures that the internal and external stakeholders apply, manage and finalize their projects by informing them of national (TUBITAK, DPT, etc.) and international (AB, UNDP, etc.) grant programs. However, just informing, applying, managing, and finalizing isn’t enough. What is important is to act proactively, and create common intelligence platforms by creating a network between the target group within and outside the institution in order to increase the number of projects in the framework of TTO activities; thus, make progress by keeping pairing and group forming ability in itself. Six priority areas were defined in Istanbul University.
Istanbul TTO aims to be an attraction center by being recognized in its researchers and projects between internal and external stakeholders in regional, national, and international areas.
Therefore, many researchers will cooperate with Istanbul University and form partnerships with the agency of the TTO
Istanbul TTO, as a requirement of the priority areas, serves humanity by creating people-oriented projects.
Since the most resounding projects are people-oriented, ?stanbul TTO, serving with its high figures especially in the health sector also follows this strategy.
Istanbul TTO has the means to pioneer new science in the health areas like geriatrics that are a step beyond clinical work. Hence, this unit is the most important within Istanbul TTO as it supplies the other units with information.
The real aim is to create a shared awareness and common experience pool within the smart institution characteristics by serving the target audience one to one.
The strategic precedence of the Istanbul University is to become one of the best universities in the field of research and be a research-oriented university to serve humanity by increasing research activities with Istanbul TTO.
University – Industry Coorperation Management
Istanbul TTO strengthens the relationship between Industry and University. It has been organized in order to feed (supply), renew, and restructure stakeholders and most importantly to create the transformation that will provide the expected international competition in industry. In this regard, Istanbul TTO, by creating an important platform, provides, in unison with the industry partners, the necessary knowledge transfer in intelligent and collective priority areas in particular. In order to transform the university research results into products, Istanbul TTO, by bringing the researchers and the industry together and providing the interaction between industry and university for industry needs, serves as the interface between university and industry. In terms of project and cooperation development activities, Istanbul TTO, ensures result-oriented work by conducting requirement and business analysis and establishing strategic relations in six priority areas and provides the means for the planning and budgeting of projects by creating common mind platforms. In this way, the realization of the process management for Research and Product Development activities can be attained by documenting the parties’ duties, responsibilities, and the process regarding commitments. One of Istanbul TTO’s primary objectives is to attain a position that predicts trends and even creates trends in the Impact Analysis Management by making the necessary follow-up and evaluations.
Intellectual Property Rights And Licensing Management
Istanbul TTO takes an active role in the creation of a suitable environment for increasing the number of innovations, creating the required structures for protecting intellectual property, and commercializing the innovations. Due to the shortening of the product cycle in today’s technology, Istanbul TTO, aims to increase the value and number of patents by patenting in strategic areas. Thus, by providing financial input and using its position as a client, Istanbul TTO, realizes the licensing process in itself and ensures that the companies attract local and foreign investors just like the Silicon Valley.
When creating a series of patents that can be licensed and trademarked, Istanbul TTO creates a platform that makes a difference especially on priority areas along with Intellectual and Industrial Property Rights and Licensing. The system was established to ensure its consumption within itself by increasing the number of patents to be licensed in priority areas in a smart, proactive and coordinated manner. The main purpose is to increase the potential of academics and students to quickly establish a sustainable company with licensable patents. In this regard, one of the main purposes is the establishment of a transparent and fair system and to give 70% in the invention revenue share to the inventor.
Entrepreneurship and Commercialization Management
Istanbul TTO wants to ensure the creation of profitable and sustainable establishments that will make a difference and create value in the variable global business world of today. In this regard, Istanbul TTO is inclined to encourage students, researchers, academics, and stakeholders in the target audience and attract investors with the opportunities of pre-incubation and incubation periods. Istanbul TTO, aims to increase the revenue and profitability ratios by increasing investments in strategic areas. By protecting the intellectual rights in the process of converting innovative ideas and competitively superior innovations into commercial value, Istanbul TTO supports internal and external stakeholders in entrepreneurship and commercialization issues. By means of market research and various business models, Istanbul TTO, in a result-oriented approach, establishes successful and sustainable companies, in particular the companies of the academics, and assists them in finding domestic and foreign partners.