Service for Science

Innovation Brokerage

Would you like to exploit you innovative ideas more effectively? Applying new scientific approaches requires expertise and the ability to bring the right people together. With us, you will find a competent key partner for this innovation brokerage service.

Project development

Transfer projects, located between science and application, are aimed at maximizing benefits for all the partners involved. These require intelligent project development: We advise you in all matters relevant to initiating a successful project.

Innovation Screening

You do not have enough time to always stay up to date about the hottest trends in your area of expertise? We identify new technologies and developments that may give innovation impetus to your work at an early stage.

Funding applications

When applying for federal, national, or EU-level funding programmes, details matter. agrathaer’s experts are familiar with writing scientific applications and look forward to supporting you - or we can take care of the entire application process for you.

Project management

Good management is the foundation of successful research projects. Amongst other things, agrathaer will take charge of the coordination of all the players involved, ask for tenders and order follow-up activities, perform accounting services, and organize project meetings.

Funding advisory service

There are a large variety of funding opportunities for scientific projects today. From regional structural funds through to “Horizon 2020” – we know all about the relevant funding opportunities and funding pathways and will help you in finding the best ones for your project.

Intellectual property rights management
Intellectual property must be protected in the best possible manner. We support you regarding all questions related to intellectual property rights management. These may include technical intellectual property rights such as patents or utility models as well as trademark protection.
Innovation process development

Not every idea is great and some ideas get crushed because their innovation potential is not recognized. We support you in identifying truly innovative approaches and in developing them successfully.

Start-up consultancy

Many things need to be arranged when founding a start-up or spin-off company – from finding a name to drawing up a business plan. We advise you on all the questions and tasks concerning the company that you would like to found.

Contract management

Scientific work also involves contracts that clarify, for instance, utilization schemes. Benefit from our legal expertise and let us draw up or, for example, revise your employment contracts and licence or confidentiality agreements.

Innovation management

New ideas are not launched on the market “just like that”. We support you in turning innovative scientific approaches into marketable innovations.

Event management

We organize your scientific event and support you in preparing and implementing PhD seminars and field days, for instance. We are also happy to implement seminar series such as those on “Scientific Writing”.

Training/ Seminars

From experts for experts: agrathaer conducts a variety of scientific training events – tailored to your specific needs- such as colloquia, English seminars or workshops where we advise you on funding opportunities.