Value@nano: technology commercialization workshop for nanoscientists, December 5-7 in Lisbon

Value@nano – Value Creation from Emerging Knowledge is the title of a workshop to be held December 5-7, 2016 in Lisbon.

The main topic of the workshop is the innovative transformation of knowledge into value with a specific focus on the commercialization of new technology. Concepts are introduced that improve and accelerate the commercialization process, from decisions made by scientists at the research bench, through the development, patenting, and licensing of new technologies, to the formation of new ventures.

The intended audience is researchers, PhD and MSc students, post-docs and faculty members interested in learning how to create value from their research activities.

The workshop will be jointly offered by UTEN Portugal and the Emerging Technologies program of the UT Austin|Portugal CoLab and organized by Paula M. Vilarinho (U.Aveiro) and Brian Korgel (UT Austin).

Registration information and full program are here:

Please send questions to Joana Sousa and Carina Borges at

Double Tree by Hilton Lisbon – Fontana Park Hotel
Rua Eng Vieira da Silva 2

Author: Prentiss Riddle

My professional background is in information architecture and user experience. Sou fã da lingua portuguêsa mas tenho muito que aprender!