The Knowledge Transfer Group has introduced a fund to support and develop knowledge transfer activities at CERN.
In order to be considered for funding, projects should meet the following conditions:
Projects proposals must be submitted to KT (KT-Fund@cern.ch) and will be evaluated by the KT Fund Selection Committee (CERN Department Heads). Please use the KT Fund submission form covering the following elements:
Market potential or user community:
Project holders may request the support of KT experts in market analysis and to help assess the dissemination potential of the related technology.
To request support, please write to KT-Fund@cern.ch
If you wish to submit a proposal we invite you to follow the below listed steps:
KT will confirm the receipt of your proposal and (should it be eligible) will get back to you with an invitation to the next KT Fund Selection Committee Meeting. During this meeting you will need to
Should you be unable to present yourself you can nominate a replacement.
After your presentation the Selection Committee will evaluate your proposal based on the following aspects: Proposal Quality, Dissemination Probability, Possible Impact and Scientific / Technical Value.
The Selection Committee will rate every proposal and will come to a final conclusion which of all submitted projects they estimate worth being funded. The applicants will be informed about their decision by e-mail a few weeks after the KT Fund Selection Committee Meeting.
To request support please write to KT-Fund@cern.ch
In 2014 two KT Fund Selection Committee Meetings will be held:
If you have any question, please contact the KT Group at: KT-Fund@cern.ch