Training for technology managers in EaP countries
Under the “Eastern Partnership Program” organized by the European Union an event called "Technology Transfer Managers Training" was held in Minsk- the capital of Belarus Republic. The event was attended by Zaur Akhmedzadeh - the head of Technology Transfer and Business Incubation Department of High Technology Park of ANAS, Elchin Huseyn - director of Scientific Research Institute of Automatisation Management Processes of Azerbaijan State University of Oil and Industry, Gunel Hajiyeva - chief adviser of division of technology transfer and support to commercialization of Intellectual Property Agency of Azerbaijan Republic and Ayaz Allahverdiyev - chief specialist of Research and development center of Sumgait Chemical Industrial Park. Event was also attended by representatives of EU countries and different organizations of some former SSR countries.
Francisko Rocha - representative of SPI (Portugal) in his lecture named “Innovation Management” gave detailed information on innovation trends and innovation links in the European Union.
Péter Mogyorós - executive director of “Innoconsult International” (Hungary) Consulting Company, made a presentation on ways of intellectual property, specially, technology transfer on “Science and technology” system
Participants held discussions on technology transfer of the organizations they represent .These discussions were held in the framework of Technology Transfer – Exchange of Experience in Eastern Partnership Countries.
One of the interesting themes discussed in the event was “Enterprise Europe Network” of European Comission. As the biggest support network in the world it helps Small and Medium Enterprises to be developed in the international level.
Lukash Sakovski - representative of “Regional Development Fund” (Poland) gave information about the mentioned network, working methods and benefits of cooperation.
Within the framework of the visit Event participants also attended Institute of Heat and Mass Transfer of Belarus Academy of Sciences and get acquainted with its activity, technology and their transfer