13M061OITI - Fundamentals of innovation, technology transfer and intellectual property

Course specification
Course title Fundamentals of innovation, technology transfer and intellectual property
Acronym 13M061OITI
Study programme Electrical Engineering and Computing
Type of study master academic studies
Lecturer (for classes)
Lecturer/Associate (for practice)
Lecturer/Associate (for OTC)
    ESPB 3.0 Status elective
    Condition nema
    The goal To introduce students with the basics of entrepreneurship, writing a business plan and forms of intellectual property protection. That students master the basic skills necessary to start their own businesses.
    The outcome Students will have the knowledge necessary to open a company, create a business plan, to register patents and other forms of intellectual property, and to perform technology transfer through licensing.
    Contents of lectures Introduction to Business Planning. Operational plan. Marketing Plan. The financial plan. How to reach innovation? Creating a business plan. Management of business risks.Establishment of innovative enterprises. Introduction to the use of intellectual property. The use of patents by the "spin-off" companies. Placing intellectual property on the market.
    Contents of exercises Creating a business plan based on a student's idea. Making patent application based on the same or a similar idea. Production of license upon the patent, that was "approved".
    1. B. Paunović, D. Zipovski, "Business plan - a guide for making", Center for publishing activity of Economical Faculty in Belgrade, 2012.
    2. V. Bojović, V. Šenk, V. Rašković, M. Stanču Mirosavljev, J. Borocki, J. Radovanović, "Guide for innovative enterprises", Konekta consulting doo 2007.
    3. "Handbook for teaching about Patents", Intellectual Property Office of the Republic of Serbia,čnik-za-nastavu-o-patentima/o-priručniku.554.html
    Number of hours per week during the semester/trimester/year
    Lectures Exercises OTC Study and Research Other classes
    3 2
    Methods of teaching lectures, problem-solving classes,
    Knowledge score (maximum points 100)
    Pre obligations Points Final exam Points
    Activites during lectures 10 Test paper 30
    Practical lessons Oral examination 30
    Seminars 30