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Tech transfer boost, fees necessary, French parliament space policy…

This week in Nations in brief: Tech transfer boost in France; Fees necessary, say German research sponsors; French parliament seeks bigger role in space policy; Munich builds bio-research centre; Egypt’s science gets help from Germany.

Tech transfer boost in France

France plans to start taking account of technology transfer activities in the career progression of researchers. This is one of the policies put forward in a 15-point plan with the aim of boosting the country’s performance in technology transfer. The plan includes establishing tech transfer offices at public research sites, offering degrees in tech transfer and adding a mandatory innovation and entrepreneurship element in higher education courses.

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