At ND Innovation we are concerned by you.
ND Innovation Limited is wholly owned by ND Pharma & Biotech Co.
ND Innovation has three main business activities:
- ND Innovation helps our researchers to commercialize intellectual property arising from their research: patenting, licensing, spin-out companies.
- ND Innovation manages ND Innovation Consulting which helps ND Pharma & Biotech to identify and manage consulting opportunities and helps clients access experts from world-class, interdisciplinary research base.
- ND Innovation provides consulting expertise and advice in technology transfer and innovation management to clients across the public and private sectors around the world.
ND Innovation was established by ND Pharma & Biotech as its wholly owned technology transfer company.
ND Innovation has developed substantially over the years in a number of phases, as the technology transfer activity has grown, and with the formation of ND Innovation Consulting .
Our mission is to be the leading international technology transfer organization, to transfer technology and expertise from Research to Industry, to deliver value to all our clients, and to maximize social and economic benefits in a commercial manner.
ND Innovation manages the ND Pharma & Biotech intellectual property portfolio, working with University researchers on identifying, protecting and marketing technologies through licensing, spin-out/spin-off company formation, consulting and material sales. ND Innovation funds patent applications and legal costs, negotiates exploitation and spin-out company agreements, and identifies and manages consultancy opportunities. ND Innovation works on projects from all areas of the University’s research activities: life sciences, physical sciences, social sciences and humanities. ND Innovation provides access to expertise and provides researchers with advice on commercialization.
Patents & Licensing · Creating Spin-Out Companies · Research Reagents · Business Development · Start Up companies · etc.
ND Innovation Consulting provides access to the full breadth of the portfolio research. It offers clients world-class expertise to enhance innovative capability by supporting: discrete problem solving, external review and assessment (e.g. advisory boards, due diligence), professional coaching, open innovation, and blue-sky envisioning/future thinking. Whether in the private or public sector, organizations can often require an independent and authoritative partner to provide insight and advice and to act as an innovative stimulus. ND Innovation acts as a single point of contact for both the clients and academics in arranging these consulting services. Additionally, we can arrange access to the wide array of specialist services and facilities in the different centers, Universities and Institutional settings where we maintain agreements
ND Innovation Society (NDIS)
The ND Innovation Society (NDIS) is a leading forum for open innovation, bringing together researchers and inventors, spin-outs, technology transfer professionals, local companies and some of the world’s most innovative multinationals. We pretend to foster links between business and the academic community and provide companies with a “window” on science and technology. Members enjoy advanced notification of all patent applications marketed by us, a regular newsletter, customized seminars and needs analysis, and attend the three annual meetings and dinners
ND Innovation has strong University links with all of the Universities that conduct research for us, and that are truly involved in technology commercialization and enterprise.
ND Innovation is offering consulting expertise and advice in technology transfer and open innovation to clients from the research, government and private sectors, in the UK and internationally.