Technology transfer is one of the key pathways through which the CSIR achieves impact on South African society. In order to increase transparency and the ease of doing business with the CSIR —which relates to intellectual property (IP) and technology transfer (TT) activities — the CSIR has launched a new technology transfer portal on its website.
The site has a wealth of information about IP and TT in general; and about the CSIR’s approach to IP and TT in particular. The site also lists technologies available for licensing and has a section on “How to do business with the CSIR”. It is hoped that the site will stimulate interaction and interest from entrepreneurs, the private sector and public sector stakeholders; and help to increase the CSIR’s TT
Story: CSIR Newsroom 6 days ago