Commercialisation of Research: Nottingham MyRIAD Solutions Sdn Bhd

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This was an invited talk I gave at British High Commission Innovation Workshop: UK Malaysia Innovation Forum: Commercialisation of Science Ideas. My talk was entitled Commercialisation of Research: Nottingham MyRIAD Solutions Sdn Bhd

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Commercialisation of Research: Nottingham MyRIAD Solutions Sdn Bhd

  1. 1. Commercialisation of Research: Nottingham MyRIAD Solutions Sdn Bhd Level 2, Block B, University of Nottingham Malaysia Campus, Jalan Broga, 43500 Semenyih, Selangor Darul Ehsan, Malaysia EMAIL: enquiry.myriad@nottingham.edu.my URL: www.nottingham.edu.my/Myriad Professor Graham Kendall, Vice-Provost (Research and Knowledge Transfer) (Graham.Kendall@nottingham.edu.my) University of Nottingham, Malaysia Campus28th Feb 2012 Symposium on Innovation: Commercialisation of Science
  2. 2. University of Nottingham• Top 100, global university• Three (branch) campuses • Nottingham (30,000 students): 1881 • Malaysia (4,200 students): 2000 • China (5,500 students): 2005• About 25% of our students are at our international campuses• Nottingham campus manages about 23 active spin out companies 28th Feb 2012 Symposium on Innovation: Commercialisation of Science
  3. 3. MyRIAD Malaysia Research, Innovation And Development• A research commercial and consultancy company hosted at the University of Nottingham Malaysia Campus.• Joint Venture between industry and the university• Based on Nottingham practises (NUCL, NOTICE and EMCC) but (we hope) with improvements and extensions. 28th Feb 2012 Symposium on Innovation: Commercialisation of Science
  4. 4. Vision• Vision: Profitable innovation• To exploit and capitalise on the academic capabilities and expertise at the University of Nottingham and seek out other opportunities which are not available through traditional means.• Provide an additional research stream to UNMC 28th Feb 2012 Symposium on Innovation: Commercialisation of Science
  5. 5. Company Structure28th Feb 2012 Symposium on Innovation: Commercialisation of Science
  6. 6. Services 1.Consultancy 2.Conferences and Workshops 3.Services Rendered 4.Contract Research 5.Commercialisation28th Feb 2012 Symposium on Innovation: Commercialisation of Science
  7. 7. Consultancy• Seek out consultancy opportunities• Match make industry/scientists• Remove the admin load (invoicing, contract negotiation, insurance) 28th Feb 2012 Symposium on Innovation: Commercialisation of Science
  8. 8. Conferences and Workshops• Help and assist academics• Seek out opportunities to serve the commercial sector• Provide an event management service 28th Feb 2012 Symposium on Innovation: Commercialisation of Science
  9. 9. Services Rendered• Market the facilities and services that UNMC can provide• Remove the burden from academics 28th Feb 2012 Symposium on Innovation: Commercialisation of Science
  10. 10. Contract Research• Carry out research contracted by industrial partners• Remove the burden from academics 28th Feb 2012 Symposium on Innovation: Commercialisation of Science
  11. 11. Commercialisation• Exploit the Intellectual Property in the research carried out at the University of Nottingham, not just UNMC.• Facilitate and support the establishment of spin-out companies 28th Feb 2012 Symposium on Innovation: Commercialisation of Science
  12. 12. Short-Medium Term Goals• Commercialisation• High profile projects that cannot be done at the moment• Prove our expertise and ability to deliver• Build links with industrial partners• Develop our skill set and explore service provision in areas such as business planning, patents, IP exploitation etc.• Gain the confidence of our academics• Demonstrate an additional income stream 28th Feb 2012 Symposium on Innovation: Commercialisation of Science
  13. 13. Short-Medium Term Goals• ... draw on best practise from Royal Society Enterprise Fund and Oxford (ISIS)• .... and whoever else we can 28th Feb 2012 Symposium on Innovation: Commercialisation of Science
  14. 14. Summary• One stop shop for all commercial activity at UNMC• Remove burden from academics• Exploit Intellectual Property• Seek out opportunities that would normally be carried out as part of our day job• Provide an additional income stream for research at UNMC 28th Feb 2012 Symposium on Innovation: Commercialisation of Science
  15. 15. Contacts• EMAIL: enquiry.myriad@nottingham.edu.my• URL: www.nottingham.edu.my/Myriad• Graham Kendall: Graham.Kendall@nottingham.edu.my 28th Feb 2012 Symposium on Innovation: Commercialisation of Science

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