Tech Transfer: America’s Best Secret? When asked what I do as a consultant, I tell people I work in technology transfer and commercialization. Mostly, that gets me a polite smile and a quizzical look. It‘s a field unfamiliar to many. Few traditional educational programs include references to technology transfer. Exceptions include curricula for lawyers who
Did you know there’s a wealth of potentially commercializable new technologies available at the nation’s 300+ federal laboratories? Yes, there are a plethora of discoveries, inventions and processes—along with the expertise of the government researchers who birthed them—just waiting for entrepreneurs and corporate officers like you to step in to further develop and deliver these technologies to the marketplace.