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What Tech Transfer Offices Miss

Posted in research with tags , on 17 July 2010 by Steve

“… But as Fini, Lacetera and Shane’s analysis of 11,572 professors show, a large swath of academic entrepreneurship occurs outside the university intellectual property system. Specifically, about two-thirds of businesses started by academics are not based on disclosed and patented inventions …” (more)

[Inside View, 15 July]


University Tech Transfer Proving Recession Proof?

Posted in research with tags , on 21 February 2010 by Steve

“While nearly all of the economic indicators for the country were falling rapidly, the commercialization of university-generated technologies quietly continued to move into the market place at an increasing pace, according to the latest survey conducted by the Association of University Technology Managers (AUTM) …” (more)

[Innovation Daily, 20 February]