Jaroslav Burcík graduated from engineering and doctoral studies at the Faculty of Electrical Engineering, Czech Technical University in Prague (CTU). In 2008, he defined, established and developed The Centre for Business Cooperation (CSP) at the Faculty of Electrical Engineering. CSP was later integrated with the university´s Technology and Innovation Centre into the existing Inovacentrum CTU.
In 2009-2012 Jaroslav Burcik was an external expert for the Ministry of Education´s EF-TRANS team preparing the transformation methodology for effective technology transfer at Czech universities. He is a specialist in building long-term relationships and cooperation between academia and industry. Based on the experience he gained during his personal visits at transfer centers at leading universities abroad he has built one of the most successful centers for cooperation with industry in the Czech Republic, where he adapted the best practices to fit the conditions of the Czech Republic. Jaroslav Bur?ík is a member of the CTU Rector´s advisory team and a member of the steering committee of science and technology parks of the Czech Republic.
His personally most valued project is connecting the JG Mendel Polar Station in Antarctica to high speed internet.