Upcoming training and events

What makes our training different to others available in the sector?

PraxisAuril can deliver training from the unique perspective of Knowledge Exchange practitioners. We see the world from the same angle as you do!

We draw on a wide pool of experience and expertise from within the profession and build them into the course content, ensuring we are always delivering up to date, sector leading training and development.

Our courses also focus on networking, providing a valuable platform to meet peers, discuss best practice, and interact with the course team and other contributors.

PLEASE NOTE: There may be a requirement for delegates to undertake some pre-course work/reading before our courses begin.

20% discount on group bookings

Make a 20% saving on course fees by registering five or more delegates from your organisation. 

Course fees include:

Attendance at all lectures and workshops.

Training and reference materials (electronic or otherwise).

Morning and afternoon refreshments, and lunch every day.

Evening buffet dinner with drinks, which provide valuable opportunities to network, are as per the course programme – this usually includes registration on the first evening, and dinner on the second evening.  On our three-day courses there is a free evening for delegates (this is usually on a Thursday).  Please note that there is no reduction in the course fee if you choose not to attend the evening events.

Registered Technology Transfer Professional (RTTP) Status

Demonstrate your dedication and expertise in the academic technology transfer profession by becoming a Registered Technology Transfer Professional (RTTP). All PraxisAuril training courses are eligible for continuing education (CE) credits, which support your registration application. For more information about the registration process and requirements, visit the Alliance of Technology Transfer Professionals website at http://attp.info/.

Please note that RTTP points will only be awarded to delegates that attend ALL sessions of the course.

Loughborough

Developing Strategic Partnerships 26-28 February 2020

This course will enable delegates to be more effective in their partnerships development role, and understand how to build long-lasting fruitful strategic alliances that deliver mutual benefit, enable new outcomes and create considerable societal impact.

26th February

Loughborough

Research Contracts 2 - 5 March 2020

This course develops technical knowledge in confidently drafting, interpreting and amending research contracts, whilst building skills to foster strong relationships and consensus with stakeholders for long term impact. This course runs every 6 months, in March and September.

2nd March

Loughborough

Fundamentals of Technology Transfer 21- 24 April 2020

Our technology transfer training course covers the breadth of activities that technology transfer professionals encounter in their daily role, develop or refresh fundamental skills and knowledge to make you more effective at your job. This course runs every 6 months, March (or April) and October.

21st April

Leicester

Software Commercialisation 4 - 6 May 2020

This course helps knowledge and technology transfer professionals to understand the requirements specific to making software disclosures and taking software to market in order to support academics and students creating software applications.

4th May

Loughborough

Practical Licensing 18 - 21 May 2020

Most technology transfer offices are not short of good technologies, they lack good licensees. The course follows the process through identifying potential licensees, persuading them that they want the technology and then concluding equitable and watertight deals with them.

18th May

Loughborough

Research Contracts 8 - 11 September 2020

This course develops technical knowledge in confidently drafting, interpreting and amending research contracts, whilst building skills to foster strong relationships and consensus with stakeholders for long term impact. This course runs every 6 months, in March and September.

8th September