The Technology Transfer Office/Technology Innovation Support Centre TTO/TISC office at Nile University works closely with NU researchers to commercialize their research results and to connect their research interests with industry and community problems. This includes support through the process of Intellectual Property protection. The office also works with industry to identify their research/development problems and to match them with the relevant researchers and with venture capitalists to alert them to potential investment opportunities. The ultimate objective of the TTO/TISC office is to achieve Nile University’s goal of using its research to drive technology-related economic development of Egypt and the region.