10 May Watch the webinar of Tom Hockaday’s book launch
The SA SME Fund hosted a virtual launch for Tom Hockaday’s book, University Technology Transfer: What It Is and How to Do It. Hockaday is Chairman of the University Technology Fund (UTF), in which the SA SME Fund is invested. Hockaday is a global leader in university technology transfer and oversaw the expansion of Oxford University Innovation into one of the world’s leading university technology commercialisation organisations.
Hockaday was joined by Dr Mmboneni Muofhe, Deputy Director General of the Department of Science and Innovation, Dr Sibusiso Sibisi, and Daniel Strauss from the UTF, Dr Andrew Bailey from UCT and Ketso Gordhan of the SA SME Fund to discuss the opportunity for the commercialisation of South Africa’s university IP and technology innovation.