|Make a Request
Submit a letter to DOST’s Technology Application and Promotion Institute (TAPI) expressing your interest to pursue technology licensing.
|Meet and Discuss
DOST – TAPI sets consultative meetings to discuss and negotiate terms for technology transfer and licensing.
|Assess Technology Needs
If necessary, DOST experts conduct ocular visits or technology needs assessment to match your technology needs based on existing resources.
| Review Draft Agreement
DOST prepares a draft technology licensing agreement, term sheet or any applicable agreement for your review and approval.
| Get Recommendation and Fairness Opinion Report
In direct negotiations for a technology commercialization agreement, DOST Research and Development Institutes or DOST agencies request the DOST Secretary for a Fairness Opinion Report (FOR) on the licensing agreement or term sheet upon recommendation from a Fairness Opinion Board composed of an independent third party/experts.
|Sign the Agreement
Once a favorable Fairness Opinion Report is secured, the licensing agreement shall become final and executory.