Category Archives: Technology Transfer Offices

Developing an Effective Internship Program for Your University’s Technology Transfer Office

White Paper Developing an Effective Internship Program for Your University’s Technology Transfer Office There has been much buzz throughout the technology transfer industry about using MBA candidates and other graduate students as an inexpensive resource for university technology transfer offices … Continue reading

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Operational Excellence for Tech Transfer Offices

Continually maintaining a focus on planning, prioritizing, and executing projects and tasks for your Technology Transfer Office is complex and requires effective integration of numerous interrelated operational processes. These processes ensure that the allocation and engagement of your staff is … Continue reading

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Tapping Young Talent During Lean Times: A Great Idea, but Proceed with Caution

There was an article in the October issue of Technology Transfer Tactics about university tech transfer offices tapping into their student body for low-cost labor. I whole-heartedly agree that—with the right training program—students can be a huge help to TTOs … Continue reading

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Consider the Long-Term Impact of Cost-Cutting Solutions

In the past year or so, many universities have slowed down or even stopped their patenting and marketing activities because of budget constraints. Though I understand the realities of disappearing endowments and tight state budgets, I believe TTOs have cost … Continue reading

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