A SUCCESS STORY OF INNOVATIVE APPROACH IN THE FIELD OF TECHNOLOGY TRANSFER FROM JAPAN

The experience of Luca Escoffier, Project Manager of the EU-Japan Technology Transfer Helpdesk.

Luca Escoffier is an internationally renowned open innovation, and tech transfer expert thanks to his work across three continents. After graduating in law in Italy, and specializing in Intellectual Property between Italy and Switzerland, he then worked for the Centre of Molecular Biomedicine in Trieste for several years. He then moved to Seattle to join the University of Washington, and later he has been involved in various entrepreneurial experiences including the creation of several hi-tech startups in different countries. From 2014 he moved to Tokyo where he is now, among other academic and professional affiliations, Project Manager of the EU-Japan Centre for Industrial Cooperation, and he runs the activities of the EU-Japan Technology Transfer Helpdesk. Mr. Escoffier authored dozens of articles on IP-related topics, and three books with several colleagues from around the world on nanotechnology, nanomedicine, and open innovation.

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www.eu-japan.eu

Full interview is available in the first issue of InnoVibe Magazine.