NHS Technology Transfer

Our services

Aim and function

  • To build Innovation/IP awareness in Trusts
  • To find & evaluate IP from the Trusts
  • To protect & manage IP for the Trusts
  • To assist technology development
  • To aid and/or source funding
  • To project manage product development
  • To commercialise products and services

Imperial Innovations provides support for NHS staff to help turn their ideas into practice. We work alongside you, to help take your invention to market through the most appropriate route of development, protection and commercialisation.

Services we provide to NHS staff

  • Innovation capture – This is through disclosures to us or via innovations meetings at your Organisation
  • Due diligence – We conduct needs, market, IP and competitor analysis on projects
  • Intellectual Property Rights (IP) – We secure intellectuall property protection on projects we take forward
  • Raising finance – We aid sourcing of finance and help writing grant applications
  • Product development – We work with the inventor(s) to develop their projects developed via third parties. We provide project management and legal expertise.
  • Commercial exit – We commercialise the innovation via license or spin-out
  • Innovations training – We provide training and awareness sessions in innovation and IP to NHS staff