30 Jul 2009
A Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between representative technology transfer associations, Unico (UK) and FORTEC (Brazil) will support UK and Brazilian universities in their drive to commercialise innovations.
21 Jul 2009
Unico and Praxis announce that they will merge into a single charity, following an overwhelming majority vote.
9 Jun 2009
The Charity Commission publishes new guidance explaining how the requirements of charity law apply to research carried out by Universities and other Higher Education Institutions, particularly research conducted in partnership with non-charitable organisations.
1 Jun 2009
A wearable radar-on-a-chip tracking device with many safety applications, solar-powered equipment to generate clean water and electricity, and a self-sterilising catheter are among a raft of innovations expected to emerge from a new initiative using designers to help speed up the commercialisation of new technologies from some of the UK’s leading universities.
1 Apr 2009
Nominations are invited for The Impact Awards, a new award scheme designed to recognise and celebrate the success of knowledge transfer.
9 Mar 2009
A new report has revealed that the UK is world-leading in measuring knowledge transfer activities.
25 Feb 2009
Lita Nelsen, co-founder of Praxis, receives the MBE for her services to innovation and technology/knowledge transfer