Ramot enjoys a reputation as industry's go-to source for inventions with product-potential, whether disruptive in nature, or complementary / supplementary to existing technologies. Ramot's status as a trusted proponent of each party plays a vital role when engaging with industry to license TAU technologies to both long-established corporations and game-changing start-ups.
Ramot professionals, many of whom are PhD-MBA veterans of business, are uniquely positioned to cultivate the special relationships between the academic and corporate arenas. They possess the uncommon combination of in-depth scientific knowledge, tech savvy and a sixth sense - assets critical for creating the win-win links which, on the one hand, support fertile, groundbreaking TAU research and on the other, provide technology companies with discoveries that give them the crucial competitive edge.
Ramot nurtures the university's innovative research by, among other things:
. Securing appropriate financial support for research
. Identifying innovations with market potential
. Patenting discoveries
. Crafting licensing agreements with industry partners capable of propelling
TAU inventions into valuable products