ASTP is the premier, pan-European association for professionals involved in knowledge transfer between universities and industry. By promoting and professionalizing knowledge transfer practice, the association aims to enhance the impact of public research on society and the economy. ASTP has more than 800 members, covering 41 countries.
ISTA is an international collaboration and partnership platform among 27 renowned tertiary education institutions in China and the world in fostering applied R&D, technology transfer and commercialization of technologies and products.
Innovation and Technology Managers Association (ITMA) is a non-governmental organisation (NGO) that serves as a network of innovation managers and technology transfer professionals in Malaysian institutions who are actively involved in commercialization of innovations.
KCA is the Australasian peak body leading best practice in industry engagement, commercialisation and entrepreneurship for research organisations. KCA achieves this through expert delivery of stakeholder connections, professional development and advocacy.
NETVAL has been focusing its activities on the dissemination of information and culture of Knowledge Transfer (KT) in Italy through initiatives aimed at bringing together the Technology Transfer Offices (TTOs) of Universities and Public Research Organizations through training courses, meetings and thematic working groups.
SARIMA is a membership association for institutions and persons engaged in advancing research and innovation management.
SNITTS is an association for those engaged in knowledge and technology exchange (Technology Transfer).
TransferAllianz is the commercialization network for German academic inventions combines patent marketing and technology transfer agencies in a single network, offers professional technology transfer at the interface between science and marketplace. Provides enterprises with access to the entire range of evaluated and patented research results from German universities and research institutes.
UNITT – Japan promotes the sound development of partnerships between academia and industry, maintaining a close partnership between institutions of higher learning, TLOs, and the individuals and institutions that support their activities.
ÜSİMP – actively supports a range of university-industry co-operations in Turkey and works with its members aspiring for a more professional level of co-operation. Its core focus is on universities; training, and promotion of the transfer of new technologies into society.