UP SikLab (Saliksik Lab) is a professional development center for Filipino researchers and faculty members. Our courses are designed to help increase the quality and quantity of research output.
It is a Skills in Technical and Advanced Research Training (START) Center under the USAID STRIDE program.
SikLab provides training workshops on writing proposals for funding agencies, for writing scientific papers, and for Intellectual Property registration, technology transfer, and industry collaborations. These training initiatives will be available to faculty and researchers from State Universities and Colleges (SUC) and Higher Education Institutions (HEI) in the country.
This course aims to guide researchers in preparing for the conduct of their respective research projects. This module allows the participants to prepare a research proposal, on a topic of their choice, for possible submission to a funding agency or institution.
This course aims to guide researchers in preparing for the commercialization of their research output. This module allows the participants to understand statutory and regulatory guidelines related to technology transfer, expand industry network, develop relationship management skills, and develop value proposition canvases and business model canvases for pitching proposals to industry partners.
This course aims to guide Executive level officers such as Chancellors/Presidents, Vice-Chancellors/ Vice-Presidents, Directors, Deans, and Department Chairs for the conduct of their respective technology transfer offices. This module allows the participants to prepare themselves for establishing or expanding the operation of a technology transfer office within their Research and Development Institution (RDI).