RTTP Benefits

Enjoy the Benefits of RTTP Registration

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Allison Campbell King's College London Business

Alison Campbell, OBE, PhD, RTTP Director – Knowledge Transfer Ireland

So why did I choose to apply to become RTTP? I believe in our profession and as a leader in the area I think it is as important to me, as to my team, to have a professional qualification. When I see someone who is RTTP, I am confident in the value of their award as I trust the quality and stringency of the review process – and the reviewers.

The international RTTP designation tells employers, colleagues and partners that you have demonstrated the core competencies necessary to work effectively in the field of Knowledge and Technology Transfer and have the experience to add significant value based on a recognized track record. It is aimed at professional staff who work at the interface of business and the research base who make a valuable contribution in driving the success of projects and initiatives.

RTTP status gives you credibility.

RTTP means that you have acquired, through training and practical experience, highly valuable skills and know-how.

RTTP affirms that you’re a creative deal maker or someone who adds significant value to the knowledge and technology transfer process.

RTTP shows that your contribution has led to outcomes that probably would not have happened without your contribution, recognized though external validation such as new investment market acceptance (i.e. customers), deal closure, user adoption or a recognized societal or public good.

RTTP demonstrates competence, integrity, vision, versatility, and perseverance!  As a result of having participated in courses and events of the Alliance Associations, You will usually have a rich network of well-placed colleagues across multiple disciplines and sectors.

RTTP invites career advancement, international recognition and greater job satisfaction in a rewarding role that can make a real difference in society. 


Access to World-Class Training Events

A further strong reason the RTTP designation value is the quality, diversity, consistency and relevance of the knowledge and technology transfer training events offered by Alliance partner Associations and other approved providers. ATTP applies a stringent review process of all training programs which carry CE points leading to the RTTP designation.

See our list of Upcoming Training Events

Kevin Cullen: Former Chairman of the Global Alliance of Technology Transfer Professionals (ATTP)

If you want to be recognized by your peers as a technology transfer professional — someone who makes technology transfer happen and delivers benefits from research into the economy … then you should apply for RTTP.



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