Summary of NSRC time series metrics for 2000-2013

The data represented in the following tables is drawn from the current time series of 60 organisations.

Table 2a: Resourcing for Commercialisation

  2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Dedicated Commercialisation staff FTE 190 232 285 296 283 297 303 294 315 316 309 312 274 315

 

Table 2b: Intellectual property activity

 

2000

2001

2002

2003

2004

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

Invention disclosures (No.) 528 734 742 810 961 932 1,092 1,192 1,328 1,450 1,596 1,659 1,281 1,300
New Australian and US patent and plant breeder rights applications filed (No.) 574 472 518 539 588 538 565 547 653 646 684 682 570 658
Patent and plant breeder rights issued worldwide (No.) 524 281 323 805 814 545 585 522 849 841 1,020 915 789 1,019

 

Table 2c: Licensing activity

 

2000

2001

2002

2003

2004

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

LOAs executed
(No.)
414 360 448 432 383 452 517 549 471 487 503 483 480 619
LOAs yielding income No. 489 611 643 629 666 652 704 740 632 695 798 777 759 947
Adjusted gross income from LOAs in constant 2013 prices ($’000) 149,974 104,631 103,403 91,486 80,785 80,065 138,846 255,872 104,269 326,579 157,395 105,643 344,694 120,187

 

Table 2d: Start-up company activity

 

2000

2001

2002

2003

2004

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

Start-up companies formed during the year (No.) 47 62 59 50 30 38 42 34 14 22 16 15 14 22
Start-up companies operational at year end dependent on assignment of technology (No.) 86 112 124 228 255 223 238 240 207 209 195 193 143 205
Start-up companies operational at year end with institutional equity stakes (No.) 69 82 101 182 206 174 196 201 187 189 176 174 125 182
Value of equity holdings in constant 2013 prices ($’000) 184,486 185,981 163,657 214,131 253,019 209,601 230,785 233,119 202,655 252,238 157,064 140,579 91,081 134,094