University-base research and technology transfer, don’t overlook the intangible assets.
Academic freedom as it applies to university-based scientific research is one of our most fundamental intangible assets!
Intangible asset strategist and risk specialist is necessary to all R&D today and is all about sustaining control, use, ownership and monitoring the value, materiality, and risks to intangible assets, particularly intellectual and structural capital.
University-based research, there’s been a ‘game changer’, its necessary to safeguard the intellectual and structural capital well beyond conventional protections available with patent issuances.
Patents are the presumptive ‘brass ring’ which a significant percentage of technology transfer managers, researchers, inventors, and legal counsel set their sights without the benefit of exploring options.
University research and inventions produce valuable intangible assets that compliment an invention’s intellectual property.