R&D Commercialization Department
The role of the R&D Commercialization Department is to establish ICT commercialization strategies to traverse the valley of death, plan a program to promote market-oriented commercialization, and promote commercialization with using TLO-based technology marketing and ETRI’s Start-ups.
To establish adequate commercialization strategies, the Department investigates and analyzes commercialization performance of companies benefitting from technology transfer and studies various cases and commercialization policies. As part of its commercialization support programs, the Department is also operating a technology and demand forecasting systems and building a close collaborative network with commercialization-related institutions.
To facilitate start-ups using ETRI’s technologies, the department helps establishing and nurturing (prospective) start-ups and research institute companies, and it is currently providing online/offline mentoring programs to the ICT sector in CreativeKorea in an effort to ensure commercialization of novel ideas.
Executive Director Park, Jong Heung