Carnegie Mellon Portugal debates Innovation and Entrepreneurship

“Innovation and Entrepreneurship in ICT: The Paths to Commercialization" is the main topic for an informal conversation between national and international guests. Tomorrow, at the Pavilion of Knowledge, in Lisbon, it will be shared stories in the first person of entrepreneurs who made (or are making) technology transfer from the university to the market, and also to discuss the challenges of intellectual property management, putting together the perspectives from Portuguese and American academia with the several businesses.

This article has statements from João Claro, national director of the Carnegie Mellon Portugal program, and Susana Sargento, co-founder of Veniam'Works, a startup created within this partnership.

Read the full article at Ciência Hoje (June 19, 2013) and at comstore (June 18, 2013).