Within the context of a joint engagement with IPO Pakistan, HEC and World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO), Technology and Innovation Support Center (TISC) has been established at ORIC-CUI.

TISC is designed to provide innovators with access to locally based, high quality technology information services and other related services.

Followings are basic services offered by TISC:

  • Management of the Intellectual Property Portfolio of the University
  • Review and analyze invention disclosures
  • Patent drafting, Patent filing, and Patent prosecution
  • Trademarks filing, prosecution, and registration
  • Copyright filing, prosecution, and registration
  • Renewals
  • License agreements
  • Identify and establish collaborations and/or licensing agreements associated with the Institute’s intellectual property
  • Enhance IP culture in the University
  • Faculty and student awareness and training for IP
  • Track the success of the University technology in the hands of licensees
  • Oversee any litigation that may arise related to Institute’s IP
  • Manage any infringement matters that may arise related to Institute’s IP
  • Monetize royalty streams from licenses
  • Access to online patent and non-patent (scientific and technical) resources
  • Access to industrial property-related publications
  • Assistance in searching and retrieving technology information
  • Training in searching databases
  • On-demand searches
  • Basic information on industrial property laws
  • Basic information on industrial property management and strategy
  • Basic information on technology commercialization and marketing.

TISC Focal Person

Dr. Suhail Javed Choudhary
Manager (IP)
Technology & Innovation Support Centre (TISC)
Office of Research, Innovation and Commercialization (ORIC)
COMSATS University
Park Road, Chak Shahzad, Islamabad, Pakistan
Phone: +92 51 9049 6027