The University of Basel cultivates an active dialog with partners in the private and public sectors. The technology transfer organization Unitectra helps researchers to apply research findings and facilitates the cooperation with partners in the sphere of research.
Scope of activities
- Transferring research findings to business and industry applications for all faculties: Inventions, patents, software, licenses, start-ups.
- Contractual regulation of research partnerships with industry partners from the private and public sectors for members of the Faculty of Medicine and the Faculty of Science as well as the Faculty of Psychology. (The legal department is responsible for the research contracts of the other faculties.)
Unitectra is the technology transfer organization of the Universities of Basel, Bern and Zurich.