AWJ Innovation and GUtech Forge Strategic Partnership to Establish Technology Transfer Office, Paving the Way for Innovation and Industry Collaboration

22th December 2020

AWJ Innovation, a prominent technology and innovation company, has formalized a collaborative agreement with the German University of Technology in Oman to provide consulting services for the establishment of GUtech’s Technology Transfer Office (TTO). This strategic partnership aligns with GUtech’s vision to pave the way for innovation and technology transfer within the university.


AWJ Innovation, recognized for delivering impactful programs and crafting tech solutions for a prestigious clientele, brings a profound understanding of the regional landscape, particularly in startups and AI deployment across various industries.


The envisioned Technology Transfer Office will serve as a catalyst for the exchange of technical skills, the development of industry-sponsored research projects, and consulting arrangements with companies and public entities, as highlighted by Al Salmi.


Functioning as a vital link between GUtech and the industry, the Technology Transfer Office will be led by esteemed international advisors. These advisors will play a pivotal role in establishing a framework that facilitates the collaboration of GUtech researchers with industry partners, fostering the creation of novel technologies. Furthermore, they will define crucial policies related to intellectual property ownership, rights transfer, and other arrangements critical for the formation of spin-offs and the commercialization of innovative ideas.