Competences

We help your ideas to success: engage has a longstanding experience in knowledge and technology transfer and is actively committed to its customers in all areas of innovation management. Our staff members are characterized by their expertise in dealing with and having a thorough understanding of both, the research and the entrepreneurial community. This is what enables us to combine the interests of researchers and research institutions as well as those of industry and investors in the commercialization process.

IP-asset-management - We screen, evaluate and protect your know-how

In the area of IP Asset Management, we systematically screen a large number of ideas, technologies and research results and evaluate them from a commercial point of view. We select technologies expected to perform above-average using a well-developed process that we managed to improve and fine-tune over the years. When the technologies have been protected through industrial property rights, we define and implement appropriate commercialization strategies (road maps).

Our services include:

  • Technology Screening
  • Market Analysis
  • Patenting
  • Property Rights Strategies
  • Licensing
  • Cooperations
  • IP Portfolio Management

 

Spin Offs - We prepare the establishment of your new company and take on responsibility

In the area of portfolio holding we partner up with key researchers providing cutting edge technologies to found growth-oriented high-tech companies. We take on entrepreneurial responsibility and commit ourselves to develop a sustainable business model which generates revenues for the benefit of all parties involved. Almost all of engage AG’s portfolio companies are based on cutting edge technologies, which are protected by international intellectual property rights.

Our services include:

  • Generating Business Ideas
  • Elaborating Business Model
  • Structuring Financing
  • Business Planning
  • Launching Companies
  • Ramp-up-Management

 

Grant Office - We take care of the management and financing of your projects

One of our key competences in both of these areas is to raise appropriate public and private funding. With our Grant Office we support universities and research institutions in the acquisition of funding for research and development projects as well as in actively developing promising cases.

Our services include:

  • Generating Project Ideas
  • Setting Up Projects
  • Tendering
  • Projekt Management
  • Financial Engineering
  • Reporting

 

Our area of expertise includes:

  • Renewable Energy
  • Medical Technology
  • Mobility
  • Mikrosystems Technology
  • Nanotechnology
  • New Materials
  • Production and Process Technology
  • Environmental Technology
  • Optical and Photonical Technology
  • Information and Communication Technology