As Heidelberg University's transfer agency, hei_INNOVATION stands for the transfer of knowledge and technology from university research results to society and is the central point of contact for supporting and implementing transfer activities at Heidelberg University. The Transfer Agency's services in the area of knowledge and technology transfer can be used by all members of the university. It is thus a platform for the further development of future-oriented ideas.
The Transfer Agency
hei_INNOVATION is a Rectorate's Department of the of the Vice-rectorfor for Innovation and Transfer and was established in 2019 as part of Heidelberg University's Excellence Strategy.
Services and Offers
The hei_INNOVATION team supports all members of the university in their transfer projects, is available at all times to answer questions and provides individual advice on the topic of innovation and transfer.
The services of the hei_INNOVATION range from basic education in the field of entrepreneurship and innovation to programmes that enable participants to further develop and validate their own business ideas.