Early-career researcher?
Want to make an impact?

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.

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

Worthwhile

95% of 2021 attendees found the workshop a worthwhile investment of their time

Informative

90% of our 2021 attendees agreed the Workshop would help them make the most of future commercial opportunities arising from their resarch.

Quality presentations

100% of 2021 attendees said the quality of the Workshop's presentations was high

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Since 2004, we’ve held 26 Research Commercialisation Workshops for researchers and students

2,700+

More than 2,700 researchers and students have attended the Research Commercialisation Workshop

97%

97% of past attendees would recommend the Research Commercialisation Workshop to their colleagues

Register your interest

You can submit an expression of interest for a future event, and we will notify you when arrangements are confirmed.

Registration of Interest Form