The support material used by IPDEC to compose its knowledge base regarding good practices in research, development and innovation is composed of:
- Fundamentals of entrepreneurship, which makes it possible to identify possibilities for innovating;
- National ST&I policy and incentives, with alternatives for financing projects and the role of various entities in supporting entrepreneurial actions, laws such as innovation, Lei do Bem, Lei de Informática and the Rouanet Law to encourage culture;
- Elements of the technology transfer process.
For more details, see the sections below.