Science Information for empowerment of citizens

Thematic objective: A.2 Support to education, research, technological development and innovation
Priority: Priority A.2.1 Support technological transfer and commercialisation of research results, strengthening the linkages between research, industry and other private sector actors
Brief description of the project: To create an environment of training related with search and analysis of science and technological information available in internet, in order to empower and train entrepreneurs for innovation and better decisions
Main objectives – issues to be addressed: Search for available technology transfer Train entrepreneurs in searching and analysing technological information
Expected results: To generate a community of better trained citizens in searching for science and technology results, in order to be able to access to its commercialization for their own benefit. Best practices in searching for technological information. MOOC courses for digital literacy in science.
Partners already involved: University of Alicante Technology Transfer Office.
Partners searched: Universities, Incubators, Entrepreneurs associations, etc...
Total estimated budget: 1250000
First name: Sofia
Last name: Pires
Name of the organisation: OVTT - University of Alicante
Type of organisation: University/research centre
City: Alicante
Country: Spain
Email: sofia.pires@ua.es
Phone number: 965903400
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Website: http://www.ovtt.org