Explore ways to create
impact from your research

The UQ Research Commercialisation Workshop is a free, two-day event that aims to create awareness of intellectual property management and commercialisation.

With a mix of small group activities and presentations from industry leaders and fellow researchers, the UQ Research Commercialisation Workshop will guide you along the tech transfer journey, outlining how your individual research project could be commercialised to create change.

our next workshop

October 2024

Dates to be confirmed

Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre

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Engaging, tailor-made content

The Research Commercialisation Workshop's program is tailor-made for the academic and research staff and research higher degree students of The University of Queensland, designed to inform, encourage and inspire those interested in creating impact through the commercialisation of their research.

Protecting intellectual property

What is IP, how is it protected and what goes wrong if you don't think about it?

Commercialisation pathways

Explore the different pathways to market - startup companies, licences, options and assignments - and consider the right path for your research

Engaging with industry

Explore business development and engagement strategies, prepare a pitch and learn how UniQuest can help along the way

Past attendees have told us about their experience


100% of our 2023 attendees found the workshop a worthwhile investment of their time


96% of our 2023 attendees agreed the Workshop would help them make the most of future commercial opportunities arising from their resarch.

Quality presentations

100% of 2023 attendees said the quality of the Workshop's presentations was high


Since 2004, we’ve held 28 Research Commercialisation Workshops for researchers and students


More than 3,000 researchers and students have attended the Research Commercialisation Workshop


100% of our 2023 attendees would recommend the Research Commercialisation Workshop to their colleagues

Register your interest

If you would like to attend a future Research Commercialisation Workshop, you can complete our online Registration of Interest form.
We will contact you once the details are confirmed.

Registration of Interest Form