CRIA is the Division of Entrepreneurship and Technology Transfer of the University of Algarve. Theaiming of this office is to promote relations between the university and the industry, increase the technology and knowledge transfer, support the establishment of new companies, support the industrial property rights mechanisms and to develop technological infrastructures to enhance specific research fields in the Algarve.
CRIA was born in 2003, from the need of creating a service to support the development of advanced business ideas and inventions born at the university that could migrate to the market. The main CRIA areas are: Intellectual Property (IP) and Licensing Support, Commercialization and Technology Transfer, Entrepreneurship and Business Development, European Projects and Studies.
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