Technology Transfer Office

What we do

Provide expertise under delegated authority on intellectual property (IP) capture and technology transfer; entrepreneurship training; and related business engagement.

Our key activities

  • Research to Business: Identify, evaluate, protect and transfer ANU IP to businesses to develop products and services for the benefit of society
  • Engagement: Maintain and build a network of partners (businesses and investors) to support the technology transfer and business engagement activities of the University
  • New Company Growth: Support entrepreneurial staff to build new companies based on ANU IP
  • Growing Skills: Run a suite of training programs for staff and students on IP management, commercialisation, business building and industry engagement

When to contact us

Get in touch with our team at the TTO if you have any questions about the technology transfer process, including, but not limited to:

  • If you believe your research may have commercial potential
  • If you would like to publish your research or present at a conference but are not sure of the implications this may have regarding commercialisation
  • If you intend to talk to, or have been approached by industry or government about your research project
  • If you or your colleagues would like to learn more about the technology transfer process

To start a conversation with the TTO, you can tell us about your innovation, or come chat to a specialist from TTO at one of our upcoming drop-in sessions.

Our teams & contacts


Contact details
Elaine Stead 
Interim Director
Phone TBC
Dr Gwen Allison 
Technology Transfer Manager
Phone +61 2 6125 9243
Jo Bryant 
Office Manager / IP Administrator
Phone +61 2 6125 3260
Dr Karen Edwards 
Technology Transfer Manager
Phone +61 2 6125 4650
Dr Lindsay Hogan 
Business Analyst
Phone +61 2 6125 1492
Dr Kerrie Jackson 
Technology Transfer Manager
Phone +61 2 6125 2176
Vicki Stanley 
Marketing Communications Administrator
Phone +61 2 6125 6446
Ewa Ziolkowska 
Business Development Manager
Phone +61 2 6125 9397