DEVELOPMENT OF THE BASED ON KNOWLEDGE AND INNOVATIONS ECONOMY THROUGH IMPLEMENTATION OF THE OFFICE FOR THE TRANSFER OF TECHNOLOGIES: NECESSITY, CONCEPTUAL MODEL, AND LOGICAL FRAMEWORK
Author: Assoc. Prof. Yanislav Zhelev Ph.D, Prof. Dr. Angel Toshkov, Assoc. Prof. Evgeniya Nikolova Ph.D, Assoc. Prof. Mariya Zheleva Ph.D (Burgas Free University)
Keywords: Technologies transfer, virtual office, technology readiness level, technology deployment degree, economy effect of the innovation deployment, programmable modules for processes control, digital libraries.
This paper presents the project № BG161P003-1.2.02-0022-C0001 „Implementation of new office for transfer of innovation technologies in business organisations of the South-East Region of Republic Bulgaria” co-financed by Operative Programme “Development of the Competitiveness of the Bulgarian Economy” 2007-2013, procedure BG161PO003-1.2.02 „Creation of new and development of existing technological transfers offices”. The beneficiary of this project is Burgas Free University.The aims and objectives of the project are briefly presented. The focus is put over the virtual office for the transfer of technologies, the developed methodologies for selection of innovative products/processes/services on the base of their readiness level and deployment degree, as well as evaluation of the economy effect of their deployment. The paper ends with a short presentation of the first two selected technologies from the data base of the office.