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Who are the Stakeholders in STEM Valorisation?

The interaction of stakeholders is at the core of the process of research valorisation (Hladchenko, 2016) and those actors may be individuals or an organisation. Here will take a deeper look into the different stakeholders in the STEM valorisation process. The purpose and the role of stakeholders within the valorisation process broadly defines the following… Continue reading Who are the Stakeholders in STEM Valorisation?

Empowering STEM Researchers for Impact Event

To raise awareness about the importance of valorisation and the activities of the STEM Valorise project, the consortium partners held a free event during UIIN’s annual conference. Taking advantage of an opportunity to present to a live audience, STEM Valorise consortium partners engaged university staff, academics and educators in discussions around valorisation in STEM disciplines.… Continue reading Empowering STEM Researchers for Impact Event

Partner Meeting in Istanbul June 2022

At the beginning of June STEM Valorise partners had the pleasure of meeting one another face-to-face for the first time. After 1.5 years of working together, there was finally an opportunity to come together in person to work on the project. The two-day meeting was hosted by ITU GINOVA with all representatives from all four… Continue reading Partner Meeting in Istanbul June 2022

Guiding STEM Researchers through the Valorisation Journey: The Technology Transfer Office at Istanbul Technical University

The support organizations such as incubation centers, science parks, technology transfer offices, governmental bodies, and industrial associations have critical importance as the major enablers of STEM valorisation. Among them, technology transfer offices (TTO) have a special place in the entrepreneurship ecosystem of R&D, innovation and technological transformation in Turkey. Our field study revealed that the… Continue reading Guiding STEM Researchers through the Valorisation Journey: The Technology Transfer Office at Istanbul Technical University

Cyclotron Road: Translating STEM Research into Real Societal Impact

In its search for inspiring best practices, UIIN had the privilege of discussing the Cyclotron Road programme with Rachel Slaybaugh, the Division Director of Cyclotron Road since January 2021, about how the programme helps entrepreneurial scientists and engineers transform their projects for global impact.  Located in San Francisco and founded in 2015, Cyclotron Road is a… Continue reading Cyclotron Road: Translating STEM Research into Real Societal Impact

A Peruvian perspective of STEM Valorisation

In order to have a broader and more comprehensive perspective of the context of STEM valorisation, within the STEM Valorise project we have tried to cover opinions and experiences of experts from all around the world. Therefore, we had the opportunity to interview Peruvian STEM researcher and entrepreneur, Francisco Cuellar, who shared with us interesting… Continue reading A Peruvian perspective of STEM Valorisation