The main aim of REFUCOAT’s exploitation activities is to maximize the innovation impact of the project by promoting the uptake of the project results to ultimately contribute to companies’ business and employment growth.

In November 2018, REFUCOAT held its first exploitation workshop. The aim of the workshop was to set out the project’s policy on intellectual property rights and to identify key exploitable on an ongoing basis as the project progresses.


During the workshop, the partners developed a template business model during which will serve as a basis for a continuous evaluation of exploitation strategies of REFUCOAT’ partners. A second exploitation workshop at planned for the end of the project (May 2020).

Read the full report of the exploitation workshop, here.