Intellectual Property Management

Back Intellectual property is a strategic tool that assures to innovators the credit and compensation for their work. Federal autarchy of Ministry of Development, Industry and Foreign Trade (MDIC), the National Institute for Industrial Property (INPI) is responsible for the improvement, dissemination and management of the Brazilian system of concession and guarantee of intellectual property…

Sibratec

Back The Sibratec supports R&D activities focused on innovation in products and processes in line with the priorities of industrial, technological and foreign trade policies. It aims to increase the competitiveness of Brazilian companies. More information. The participating entities of Sibratec are organized into three networks: Innovation Centers Networks The objective of the Innovation Centers…

Sebrae

Back The Serviço Brasileiro de Apoio à Micro e Pequena Empresa – Sebrae (Micro and Small Business Support Service) offers innovation support services for small companies. Agentes Locais de Inovação – ALI (Local Innovation Agents) Technical cooperation agreement between CNPq and Sebrae in order to promote the continued practice of innovation activities in small businesses…

Technological Innovation Centers (NIT)

Back In accordance with the Innovation Law (10.973 / 2004), the scientific and technological institutions may have their own Center for Technological Innovation (NIT) or in association with other institutions to manage their innovation policy. One of the NIT’s responsibilities is to take care of licensing operations and technology transfer. There are institutions that do…

IBN

Back The Brazilian Nanotechnology Initiative (IBN) aims to promote an increase in competitiveness of Brazilian industry, anchored in nanotechnology. One of its foundations is the National System of Laboratories in Nanotechnology (SisNANO), a network of 26 laboratories selected from a public call of Ministry of Science, Technology and Innovation (MCTI) to receive priority investments in…

Embrapii

Back The Empresa Brasileira de Pesquisa e Inovação Industrial – Embrapii (Brazilian Association for Research and Industrial Innovation) is a social organization established by the Ministry of Science, Technology and Innovation (MCTI) in partnership with the National Confederation of Industry (CNI) and with support of the Financier of Studies and Projects (Finep). The Embrapii aims…

ABDI

Back The Brazilian Agency for Industrial Development (ABDI) was created by the federal government in order to promote the implementation of industrial policy in line with the policies for science, technology, innovation and foreign trade. It is liked the Ministry of Development, Industry and Foreign Trade (MDIC) and seeks to be a link between the…