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Karen LAIGAARD Director of Technology Transfer, The Tech Transfer Unit, University of Copenhagen

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1990-1992 Teaching Assistant, University of Aalborg, Denmark
1992-1993 Project Co-ordinator, University of Strathclyde, Glasgow, United Kingdom
1993-1996 Marketing Manager, The British Council Scotland, Glasgow, United Kingdom
1996-2001 International Marketing Manager, Research and Enterprise, University of Glasgow, United Kingdom
2002-2003 Head of Section, Danish Ministry of Science, Technology and Innovation, Copenhagen, Denmark
since 2003 Director of Technology Transfer, University of Copenhagen
2007 Vice-President, Association of European Science and Technology Transfer Professionals (ASTP)

Memberships

Association of European Science and Technology Transfer Professionals (ASTP)
Association of University Technology Managers (AUTM)
Danish Universities' Innovation Steering Group

Publications

Vice-Chancellor Ralf P. Hemmingsen & Karen Laigaard, 'Connecting Science and Society: the Danish Approach', Connecting Science & Society, Science Alliance, 2007