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1 Support for Standardization in FoF projects

2 Experience with the Support for Standardization in FoF projects Standardization can help maximize compatibility, repeatability, interoperability, safety or quality.

3 Concepts behind standardisation for a project Benefits of compliance Strengthened Commercialisation Moving the current boundaries of standardisation

4 OUTPUTS of Standardisation support Respected badges of quality, safety and performance Wider recognition of the advances made Compatibility with those manufactured or offered by others, thereby increasing adoption and widespread acceptance Through compliance with existing standards Standards and approach relevant to the project Agree actions and responsibilities Link with agreed Deliverables Development of new standards: Some Partners decided to be involved in Technical Committees and Industry based agencies Scope (including geographical spread) and intent for the intended standard(s) needs crystallising Timeframe needs consideration Definition of type(s) of standards to be developed Link with agreed Deliverables, Quality Plan and the Exploitation plan. 4

5 TT-Net ROBOTICS Technology Transfer Network

6 TT-Net 6

7 We are venture builders

8 We have the social responsibility to transform R&D investments into real IMPACT to the economy and society.

9 What we do? Accelerate the incubation of business opportunities based on disruptive technologies to generate a deal-flow of leading enterprises

10 Unique Tecnalia s ecosystem Disruptive technologies Entrepreneurs Investors Tecnalia Ventures meeting point for Entrepreneurs willing to convert disruptive technologies Private Public into ready to invest Proof of concept business opportunities investment funding Investors seeking to transform fundstechnology based investment opportunities in business value and growth Valley of Death

11 Unique Tecnalia s ecosystem Disruptive technologies Entrepreneurs Investors Problem & needs Shape bright ideas into attractive investments Start up business Public funding Proof of concept funds Private investment Valley of Death

12 Connecting the ecosystem Market /Investors Business Opp. Problems Confidencial 2012 TECNALIA

13 IMPACT : Incubation Accelerating Program Identify & Attract Market Contracts, Sessions with customers Entrepreneurs /Investors Venturing (TV) IBF (Bus. Dev.) Tech. Projects European & other projects Mark Match & Select Protect Select Accelerate & Develop Commercialize Commercialise escalate Start-ups w/ entrepreneurs Diversified businesses w/ SMEs & corporations Tech. licensing w/ SMEs and corporations Entrepreneurship Infrastructure Ecosystem Funding Organisation

14 Selection criteria

15 Examples - BIOSYNCAUCHO Identify & Attract Match & Select Protect Accelerate & Develop Commercialize escalate New manufacturing process of 1,3-Butadiene from renewable raw materials Funded by Omega3 Program (CS assigned) 3 New Patent Applications issued Phase1: Lab Scale. Phase 2: Pilot Scale. Phase 3: Semi- Industrial Scale Tecnalia and Kereon (Business Angel) creates the society Biosyncaucho S.L. in 2015 Next investing round 2017 Ecosystem involved Tecnalia (Technology supplier) Tecnalia Ventures Kereon (Investor)

16 Offering to investors A flow of investment-ready deals consisting of sound and strong business opportunities

17 Working with investors along the incubation cycle IMPACT Incubation Programme Input of investment criteria Participation in selection process Follow up of investment opportunities Investment forum Presentation of investment ready opportunities

18 INSPIRING BUSINESS FORUM (IBF) IBF is a corporate investment club where large corporations are systematically and preferentially exposed to business opportunities gererated in TECNALIA and its technology partners. IBF provides a creative and inspiring space for no more than 50 leading companies, looking for entrepreneurial initiatives to innovate and diversify their business Confidencial. Uso restringido 2013 TECNALIA

19 Offering to entrepreneurs A destination of choice for individuals and teams willing to develop a solid and far-reaching entrepreneurial project

20 Join forces with Tecnalia You have entrepreneurial spirit You want to undertake an ambitious entrepreneurial project You seek a focused & motivated team Increase your chances of success by joining forces with Tecnalia. Solid technology development capacities Early stage funding opportunities Established international network

21 Entrepreneurs Club

22 Coaching Session Training session focused on a particular topic, to learn from an international wellknown angel investor s know how. Speed Dating Event to connect business oriented people with technology spin off projects aiming to be turned into successful SMEs. Presentations and networking. Pitch & Pintxo Informal and participative meetings to share entrepreneurial experiences and successful cases around us. Leadership Series Inspiring sessions with the participation of a well known international leader. Entrepreneurship Experience Development of business ideas with experienced mentors who support the development of new entrepreneurs and their ideas. 22

23 Offering to Consortiums Partners of R&D and Industrial teams to convert innovative technological assets into investment-ready deals capable of generating value for society

24 OFFER IMPACT We take care of this section on any New European project related to development of New Technology based products and services. EXPLOITATION PLAN We lead or participate in the Business Plan and Exploitation Plan Definition IP PROTECTION SUPPORT Develop Strategy, Portfolio Management MENTORING Support New Ideas thru our Accelerator Program. TT Capability Building thru alliances, trainings, EU Programs 24

25 Portfolio of entrepreneurial initiatives selected startups with Tecnalia s participation

26 Tecnalia s portfolio of participated companies. Figures New Spin off companies created 11 Of them, shared by Tecnalia +220 New employments created

27 Tecnalia s portfolio of participated spin-off companies Intelligent textile Internet based videogame creation platform Products for neurosurgery Floating platform for off shore eolic energy generation Process automation High Power Thermal Plasma for foundry processes Energy generation From the sea (waves) Smart lightening Converting steel dust into business opportunity Customized solutions for surgery Remote maintenance of assets

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