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Welcome to PraxisUnico: an influential UK network that drives the commercialisation of academic and public sector research; a strong voice for technology and knowledge transfer.

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PraxisUnico: a unique learning resource

The training you and your team need to maximise and extend your technology and knowledge transfer skills.

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PraxisUnico: global contacts and connections

PraxisUnico connects you to the growing global technology and knowledge transfer sector and its stakeholders.

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PraxisUnico: powerful networking events

PraxisUnico events bring together professionals from academia, business and government to exchange views and explore opportunities.




Announcing the winners of PraxisUnico’s Impact Awards

13 June 2014

Cambridge, UK, 13 June 2014 – Steve Mould, science and TV presenter, announced the winners of PraxisUnico’s Impact Awards at a glittering ceremony in Cardiff last night.

Announcing the finalists of PraxisUnico’s Impact Awards

12 May 2014

Cambridge, UK, 12 May 2014 - Ten projects have been shortlisted in PraxisUnico’s Impact Awards for 2014.  These finalists have already made, or are poised to make, an outstanding contribution to society and the economy through innovation.

UMIP: Researchers' Guides

7 May 2014

These Guides were originally commissioned and created by Mr Clive Rowland, CEO, The University of Manchester Intellectual Property Limited (UMIP) and Ms Janet Knowles, Partner, Eversheds LLP.

PraxisUnico celebrates a 10th anniversary

17 April 2014

April 2014 marks 10 years since Praxis Courses Ltd was incorporated and........

PraxisUnico response to 'British Invention: Global Impact'

14 March 2014

PraxisUnico welcomes the Government's supportive response to the recommendations of Sir Andrew Witty's Review of Universities and Growth. We are particularly pleased that the Government acknowledges the great contribution made to innovation and economic growth over many years by UK universities, and we look forward to working with our partners to do even more.



ISIS Innovation: Oxford BioChronometrics launches its first product- NoMoreCaptchas

21 July 2014

Isis start-up Oxford BioChronometrics determines over 96 per cent of attempted logins are bots

Strathclyde launches Oil and Gas Institute

26 June 2014

A new institute dedicated to supporting the oil and gas sector – and helping companies compete internationally - has been launched at the University of Strathclyde.

SETsquared named number one in Europe

24 June 2014

Setsquared has been ranked as the top university business incubator in Europe and second best in the world.

University of Oxford: Smart glasses now being trialled in Oxford on people with poor vision

23 June 2014

Smart glasses developed at Oxford University for the registered blind are being trialled in public spaces for the first time.

QMUL wins prestigious business impact award

19 June 2014

Queen Mary University of London has won the Business Impact Achieved Award  from an influential UK network that supports innovation and commercialisation of research for a spin-out called Actual Experience plc.    


Intellectual asset management for universities

27 June 2014

This guide helps Higher Education Institutions set strategies optimising the benefits from intellectual assets created by staff or students.

Actual Experience plc - QMUL wins prestigious business impact award

20 June 2014

Actual Experience plc (AIM: ACT), the analytics as a service company is pleased to announce that Queen Mary University of London has won the Business Impact – Achieved Award for its development and spin out of Actual Experience.

AsiaIPEX - online IP portal

13 June 2014

Being Asia’s largest online IP portal, Asia IP Exchange is a free online platform developed and managed by the Hong Kong Trade Development Council, showcasing IPs around the globe, aiming to facilitate international IP trade to global IP players.

IPO Consultation - expansion of the Patent Opinions Service

13 June 2014

The IPO is currently running a consultation seeking views on proposed amendments to the Patents Rules 2007.  The proposed amendments would implement the expansion of the Patents Opinions Service and clarify when renewal fees must be paid on restored European patents (UK). 

Science and Innovation Have to be at the Heart of 2015 Election

12 June 2014

As the political parties finalise their manifestos for 2015, helping science and technology start-ups and facilitating the commercialisation of university research has to be at the heart of economic policy if we are to gear the UK for growth.


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