Dr. Todd Davey
Prof. Dr. Todd Davey is a passionate researcher, practitioner, consultant and speaker on the topics of Entrepreneurship and University-Business Cooperation (UBC) as well as being author of the book ‘Entrepreneurship at Universities’. Formerly a Senior Manager with Deloitte Australia’s Technology Commercialisation Group and Strategy & Business Development Manager for one of Australia’s fastest growing start-ups, Todd has ‘switched sides’ to work within academia. The co-co-creator of the University-Business Cooperation (UBC) Ecosystem model, he was the Project Manager of the largest study yet completed into cooperation between European universities for the European Commission, a project that he and his colleagues have been awarded to undertake again in 2016-17, which he will direct. He is a Director at the University-Industry Innovation Network (UIIN) and businesses and the Creator of TechAdvance™, a tool for evaluating technologies. As an educator, Todd is a Professor at the Munich Business School and is a visiting researcher and lecturer at the Münster University of Applied Sciences (DE), VU Amsterdam (NL), Adelaide University (AUST) as well as at the Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University (ZA) in the topics of entrepreneurship and innovation.