Technology Transfer News

Friday, 03 November 2017

100xCiencia2: Co-creating Value in Scientific Research

100xCiencia.2 was held in Alicante yesterday and today. It brought together the vanguard of Spanish research: the Severo Ochoa and María de Maeztu centers of excellence. The meeting was opened by Carmen Vela, Secretary of State for Research, Development and Innovation, and she highlighted the importance of approaching science and business: "Without transfer there is no innovation and without innovation there is no future"

Wednesday, 04 October 2017

Meet ICN2 at Expoquimia 2017

ICN2 representatives will be sharing ideas and knowledge at Expoquimia both as speakers and at an institutional booth shared with members of the Advanced Materials Cluster (Cluster MAV). This event is a leading show and meeting point for the chemical sector nationally and internationally.

Tuesday, 06 June 2017

Seminar: Knowledge and Technology Transfer at the ICN2

As part of a series of internal seminars on technology transfer at the ICN2, Alfonso del Rey outlined the role of the ICN2 Knowledge and Technology Transfer Office, with special emphasis on the IP protection and commercialisation process.

Thursday, 07 September 2017

The spinoff Paperdrop Diagnostics designs biomedical devices

The detection of drug-induced injuries can be carried out using a simple paper sensor and a drop of blood. The company Paperdrop Diagnostics S.L. will develop a low-cost and easy-to-use tool for this purpose. Promoted by ICREA Prof. Arben Merkoçi, leader of the ICN2 Nanobioelectrics and Biosensors Group and innovation expert Dr. Marc Gallegos, Paperdrop Diagnostics S.L. is the latest example of successful transfer of ICN2 technology.

Thursday, 23 March 2017

Graphene 2017 Conference connects Barcelona with the graphene-based industry

This prestigious event aims to bring together academia and industry to integrate new graphene technologies into practical applications. More than 250 speakers will summarise the latest graphene-based achievements, including the Nobel Prize laureates Andre Geim and Albert Fert. ICFO and ICN2 are the local organisers of this Conference gathering in Barcelona around 1000 graphene experts from around the world.