About TTO

About TTO

Technology Transfer Office (TTO) is a unit at Aarhus University that services all of the departments at The University as well as the hospitals under Region Midt. The purpose of the unit is to support the employees of The University and Region Midt with technology transfer. More specific this entails the exchange of knowledge and inventions between The University/ Region Midt and the rest of society.

The unit can help you by producing legal documents. These can for example be collaboration agreements, agreements on co-financed research, commissioned research, NDA's (Non-Disclosure Agreements) or MTA's (Material Transfer Agreements).

Besides the legal assistance, the TTO has a team of business developers that can guide you in regards of a (potential) invention. The business developers can, among other things, help you with the following.

-Uncover market potential
-Assess the possibilities for commercialisation
-Pitch training
-Training in business understanding, especially relevant when establishing a spin-out

-Locate funding options
-Negotiate license agreements
-Draft patens applications in collaboration with external patent agents

The business developers all have extensive experience within each of their field - you can read more about each of the business developers, their educational background and their prior experiences below. You can contact them here.