Month: November 2015

Prioritizing the Good Stuff

There is a presumption in the tech transfer and commercialization world that the good stuff is the stuff that will have market traction and thus make you money. That is because the metrics we use to measure success are primarily financial. One example: Here is the first sentence from AUTM’s “Highlights of the FY2014 Licensing Read More …

Technology Transfer and Knowledge Sharing in the Post-Recession Global Economy

Technology transfer/knowledge sharing are skating along the edge of a cliff. Read the mission statement of the Office of Technology Transfer at the Upstate Medical University of the State University of New York: “The mission of OTT is to promote the transfer of Upstate technology for society’s use and benefit while generating unrestricted income to Read More …