Center for Technology Transfer and Innovation at the Jožef Stefan Institute acts as a financially independent unit within the Jožef Stefan Institute since 1 January 2011. Our primary task is to enable and facilitate the transfer of technologies and innovations developed at the Jožef Stefan Institute, the most successful Slovenian research organization, into economy, especially by initiating new industrial cooperation, establishing new spin-out companies, creating market analyses and helping protect and market intellectual property.
We help individuals with acquiring intellectual property rights, concluding contracts with business entities, establishing spin-out companies and their market penetration, patent applications and business plans. We offer advice on optimization of intellectual property protection and actively market intellectual property, provide professional legal assistance, especially in the field of IP law, identify possibilities of IP rights exploitation (technology assessment and market evaluation), seek for suitable partners for IP transfer, carry out negotiations and prepare high quality licensing and sales contracts.
We actively and successfully connect science with economy and education.
Center for Technology Transfer and Innovation at the Jožef Stefan Institute employs twelve professionals
from various professional and scientific backgrounds.