Research & Enterprise Services
Research & Enterprise Services (RES) is the knowledge transfer, research development and commercialisation department for Heriot-Watt University. RES develops collaborative links between industry and academia through collaborative research projects, technology licensing, delivery of Continuing Personal Development (CPD) and consultancy services. It provides research support and commercialisation services to Heriot-Watt University staff and students.
Research at Heriot-Watt covers the full spectrum from fundamental and theoretical studies, through research of immediate relevance to industry and commerce, to practice-based studies.
Access this site for Business Development Activity, the Technology Tranfser Office, Commercialisation @ HWU and Spinout / Enterprise Creation.
Heriot-Watt Inaugural Lecture Series
Research & Enterprise Services (RES) host the annual Heriot-Watt Inaugural Lecture Series.The lectures are delivered by newly appointed Professors or Chairs who give a fascinating insight into their field of study
To maximise the protection and commercialisation of Intellectual Property Rights created within Heriot-Watt and to safeguard the University’s contractual responsibility, we recommend that students transfer the ownership of their work to the University.