FAQ THE IDEA SUBMISSION PORTAL FROM MEDTRONIC

Below please find answers to some of the frequently asked questions regarding Medtronic Eureka. If you have additional questions, feel free to ask us via the Contact Us page.

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I am the inventor, but my institution's technology transfer office is...

...TYPICALLY THE ONE DEALING WITH COMPANIES. CAN I STILL SUBMIT MY IDEA?

This will depend on your status with respect to your company or institution, as your ideas may in fact belong to that company or institution. You should review your contract with that company or institution or any applicable regulation (in the case of an institution) to determine the status of your inventions. You should only submit information on the Medtronic Eureka portal if you are confident that you have the ownership of your ideas or if you obtained clearance from your company or institution.

What happens to the confidential submission if the final eventual...

How long will it take for Medtronic to evaluate my submission?

What if Medtronic decides not to pursue my idea?

Is the Medtronic Eureka portal related to the EUREKA pan-European...