The Caribbean Regional Entrepreneurial Asset Commercialization Hub (REACH) has bee established by funding from the Inter-American Development Bank and is currently being executed by the University of the West Indies. The objective of the project is to foster innovation and competitiveness in Caribbean SMEs and will establish facilities that will provide support services for improved management through three main categories of available IPR tools (i) patents, industrial designs and utility models (technology transfer) (ii) copyrights in the creative industries, and (iii) trademarks and product branding of exporting companies.
Part of the proceeds from this project have been earmarked for consulting services geared towards the following:
A Regional Programme for the Creative Industries ( See full Terms of Reference here).
Design, Development and Implementation of a Pipeline of Innovative and Sustainable Technologies Ventures in the Caribbean (See full Terms of Reference here).
Proposals should be submitted electronically to the REACH Project Manager at AdminAssistantREACH@sta.uwi.edu by December 16th, 2016.