True value of science can be measured as benefit to society. The knowledge generated can help in solving every day challenges in fields like health & personal care, medical technology, mobility, life sciences, nutrition, materials, energy, and sustainability.

Meccano assists in transferring the knowledge to companies and society, by initiating collaborations, licensing opportunities, actual product development, manufacturing, distribution and managing the process from idea to the market.

The process of making your idea realized involves multiple steps and Meccano can assist in each of them, for example, screening of ideas, obtaining intellectual property protection, identifying stakeholders, partners or customers, managing the development process and negotiating agreements.

Meccano also supports starting entrepreneurs and companies with, for example, strategy development, business planning, organizational structuring and financial evaluations. There are multiple funding structures available and Meccano can provide access to grands, external funds and investors.