PROTECT YOUR INVENTION

INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY PROTECTION

Through OTT Network, Tecnologico de Monterrey offers to the researcher the required support and services in relation to the protection and commercialization of any type of innovation that arises as a result of their investigation proyects.

Intellectual Property Policy

The Intellectual Property Policy of Tecnologico de Monterrey establishes the guidelines of management, norms and compensation of the protected developments generated by the institution, with the participation of professors, researchers, employees, service’s lenders and/or students from Tecnologico de Monterrey.

The Intellectual Property Policy points the following services and benefits that Tecnologico de Monterrey offers to it’s community:

  1. Provides the guidelines, operation and governance of the intellectual property generated by the institution, with the participation of professors, researchers, employees, service’s lenders and/or students from Tecnologico de Monterrey.
  2. Establishes the existence and duties of a Intellectual Property Committee, as an entity of decision, interpretation, revision and modification of the Intellectual Property Policy.
  3. Operates the Technological Transference Offices Network (Red OTT).
  4. Provides, through the OTT Network, the following services: advisory, preservation, valuation and commercialization of intellectual property.
  5. Provides clarity in terms of ownership and belonging of intellectual property.
  6. Makes the regarding payments of protection and maintenance of intellectual property, legal services and foreign and/or national consultancy.
  7. Maintains a close relationship with advisors, investors and employees, with the objective to present a portfolio of innovations for the creation of technology based companies.
  8. Establishes the characteristics and processes for the creation of technology based companies.
  9. Establishes the behavioral mechanisms and adherence to ethics for the different processes of protection, licensing and/or commercialization of intellectual property.

             Before the notification and protection, read our Intellectual Property Policy  here.

INVENTION DISCLOSURE

The commercial success of your innovation begins with a first step, known as “Invention Disclosure”, which can be done through the online institutional platform “Mi Espacio.
Below, it is presented a short video that describes the 5 steps that need to be done.

 Also, you can download a guide of the whole process  HERE.