Lucia Rybanská

Job Title: Director of the Know-how Centre STU
Company: Slovak University of Technology

Lucia Rybanská has been engaged in Intellectual Property Rights at a professional level for more than 17 years, for almost ten of which she has been active in Industrial Property Rights Protection at the Slovak University of Technology in Bratislava, Slovakia.

She is a director of the Know-how Centre at the Slovak University of Technology, which includes the Technology Transfer Office and the Technology Incubator. She graduated from the Faculty of Law of the Trnava University in Trnava and also successfully completed an accredited education program in the field of Intellectual Property established by the Industrial Property Office of the Slovak Republic.

She is a member of an international organization Licensing Executives Society Czech Republic & Slovakia (LES CRS) which is a part of the Licensing Executives Society International (LESI) and a member of the Association of European Science and Technology Transfer Professionals (ASTP).

She is involved in the National Infrastructure for Supporting Technology Transfer in Slovakia II – NITT SK II, a national project implemented by the Slovak Centre of Scientific and Technical Information.

She represents the Slovak University of Technology on the Committee for Conceptual Activities and Cooperation and also on the Committee for Management of Patent Fund and Support for Technology Transfer at the Slovak National Technology Transfer Centre.