The sixth partners meeting of Linkyou project partners was held at ISCTE – Instituto Universitário de Lisboa, Portugal, in March. The partners presented activities carried out and planned within the project that will end this year.
The Linkyou project seeks to launch in Latin America the Challenge Academy platform, already implemented in Europe, with the aim of improving the academy-company relationship. Representatives of the 13 partner entities of the project were present on the sixth meeting of Linkyou project, held in the ISCTE – University Institute of Lisbon (ISCTE-IUL), Portugal, from 6th to 8th March 2019.
In additon, experiences of all the partners were shared about Knowledge Transfer Offices (KTO). Each country worked in groups to design a draft of a document with which will be the best practices to the KTO implementation. The groups were leaded by Wolverhampton, Maastricht and Madrid members.
The members also worked on the preparation of an International Conference to be carried out at Javeriana University in Bogota, Colombia, in August 2019. Each partner identified who will be their participants as speakers and bring a small presentation of people in order to be voted for keynote speaker.