Forming Strategic Partnerships
The enterprise team drive the formation of industry partnerships worldwide. Heriot-Watt actively seek multi-partnering opportunities and have joined consortiums to advance autonomous systems in the offshore industry (ORCA Hub) and as part of the Edinburgh Centre for Robotics.
Heriot-Watt recently entered a joint venture with The University of Edinburgh, to build the UK’s first National Robotarium as part of a Data-Driven Innovation initiative from the Edinburgh and South-East City Deal.
Heriot-Watt University is continually pioneering new products, technologies and processes that can give your business that competitive edge.
The University provide open access to an Intellectual Asset Register for companies and entrepreneurs to learn more about licensing specific parts of Heriot-Watt technology, during new product or service development, on a non-exclusive basic.
To safeguard your creative idea, the enterprise team offer intellectual property advice and support for start-ups to identify and protect patents, trademarks and copyright.