AIT’s Intellectual Property Policy and its Campus Company Policy provide support and guidance regarding identification, ownership and commercial exploitation of the Institute’s Intellectual Property. The policies have been developed in line with the National IP Protocol.
AIT’s Conflicts of Interest Policy supports the early identification and management of potential conflicts in the exploitation of the Institute’s IP.
AIT’s commitment to creating spin-outs from its applied research is underpinned by its Knowledge Transfer strategy under its Technology Transfer Alliance with Maynooth University, Waterford IT and IT Carlow, funded by Enterprise Ireland’s Technology Transfer Strengthening Initiative.
AIT’s objective is to create high quality spin-out companies that can progress to become Enterprise Ireland High Potential Start-Ups.