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AEIP training: Empowering Technology Transfer Organisations as key agents of innovation, Session 4: Managing agreement and conflict of interest in Technology Transfer

AEIP training

On July 9th  2020, the fourth and last session of the AEIP training “Empowering Technology Transfer Organisations as key agents of innovation” took place. Central goal was to increase the ability to manage conflict of interest by learning the tools to organise and manage agreement. 


The following aspects were discussed:

-Overview of key agreements

-Key clauses to look out for in agreements

-Defining conflict  interest

-Managing conflict of interest


The session was led by Dr. Andrew Bailey, Senior Innovation Manager, University of Cape Town, South Africa


Online resources

During the training several useful resources were shared:


University and business collaboration agreements: Lambert Toolkit


On the AUTM (formerly known as Association of University Technology Managers) shares different tools to support Technology Transfer (incl. agreements)


Standard templates for institutions


The slides of the training can be downloaded via the button here below.

If you want to watch the training, it is available on the AEIP YouTube channel