The Technology Transfer Office (TTO) established within the Institute of Multidisciplinary Research for Science and Technology (ICSTM) of the Valahia University of Targoviste is a structure without legal personality. Its purpose is to coordinate the activity of capitalizing on scientific research and innovation, in the fields of competence of the Valahia University of Targoviste, through the technological transfer of results to economic agents with state and private capital.
TTO’s mission is to strengthen applied research and its relationship with fundamental research through translational mechanisms, stimulate innovation, and increase the visibility of the Valahia University of Targoviste by promoting/providing innovative services to the economic environment.
The objective of TTO is to increase the collaboration between the Valahia University of Targoviste and the socio-economic environment, at the national and international levels, by promoting investments in the development of products and services in the transfer of technologies, social innovation, eco-innovation, and public service applications; stimulating the creation of networks and research groups, of open innovation (Open Innovation); supporting technological and applied research activities, especially in the priority areas promoted by the Valahia University of Targoviste.
TTO is responsible for the promotion and monitoring of intellectual property valorization techniques, the stages of transition from invention to license/trademark, with cost optimization, motivating inventors, stimulating entrepreneurship and start-up/spin-off/scale entities -up, as well as with the development of the network of partners and the building of trusting relationships with the business environment.