Applying for awards is a great way to gain recognition for your innovators and to further the goals of your technology transfer organization. We have prepared nearly 200 award applications in the last 20 years and have learned a lot along the way. Here are our top tips to make your awards applications process a good one.
As we head into the new year, now is a good time to revisit and prioritize tech transfer best practices—that is, efficiently and effectively moving technologies out of university, government, and even corporate labs and into the marketplace. Today we’ve gathered together 10 of our key posts to give you easy access to these tech transfer best practices. Happy reading, and contact Fuentek to learn more about how we can help your technology transfer office (TTO) apply them.
Members of the Fuentek team will be joining hundreds of other technology transfer professionals from across the United States and around the world in San Diego, California, for the AUTM 2020 national meeting. Today’s post gives you a preview of two sessions we’re involved in as well as this year’s giveaways at Booth #504.
Broader marketing efforts—those that demonstrate your tech transfer know-how—can elevate the profile of your technology transfer office (TTO). It can also cultivate productive relationships with your organization’s researchers, management, and potential partners/licensees. To help TTOs be successful with these efforts, this post shares the best practices that Fuentek has found to be effective time and again with our clients.
The next few days will see technology transfer professionals from across the United States and around the world travel to Austin, Texas, for the AUTM 2019 national meeting. Fuentek will be there, and today’s post gives you a sneak preview of the two sessions we’ll be leading. I’m also including links to more information if you want to do a little extra reading in advance. If you’ll be at the AUTM meeting, we hope you will join us at these sessions or swing by Booth #206.
I recently had the pleasure of joining two of my Fuentek colleagues to present “Drafting Technology Listings for Marketing University IP.” Available now as a recording, this webinar provides practical tips and keen insights into this important element of the marketing toolbox for technology transfer offices (TTOs). Today I’d like to share with you some of the tips and tricks discussed during the webinar.
Learn best practices in getting the intellectual property (IP) portfolio under control at a webinar offered by the Association of University Technology Managers (AUTM)®. Streaming live on June 6, 2018, Prioritizing Your IP Portfolio provides a where-to-start strategy for optimizing and prioritizing the IP portfolio. The presenters are René Meadors, Dr. Nichole Mercier, and Fuentek’s Laura Schoppe.
Fuentek has two webinars you won’t want to miss. Both focus on how to enhance the relationship between the researchers developing intellectual property (IP) and the technology transfer office (TTO) professionals tasked with protecting and commercializing it. Because by doing so, both departments can be more successful. The live webinars from summer 2017 were recorded and are available now.
This past summer saw quite a few news stories and commentary that we here at Fuentek think are worth reading for technology transfer offices (TTOs). One in particular — Daniel Isenberg’s “Do Startups Really Create Lots of Good Jobs?” — was considered all by itself. Today’s post provides even more grist for the tech transfer mill. Enjoy!
Welcome back to another edition of our “Worth Reading” posts for technology transfer offices (TTOs). As longtime readers of our blog know, we keep an eye on the tech transfer industry and occasionally share the insights of Fuentek’s leadership here. One thing you’ll notice is our first three entries are articles from the March 2016 issue of Technology Transfer Tactics. Now in its tenth year, this newsletter has become a useful resource for keeping up with the tech transfer industry. The in-depth stories they put in print provide extremely useful details not found in the weekly email edition.
Invest in the Future: Become a Mentor for STEM Student Competitions
The Value of Student Competitions to Promote STEM Education and Careers
Talking About Training With Trainers at AUTM’s Eastern Region Meeting
Competitive Intelligence (29)
Entrepreneurial Ecosystems (31)
Industry Trends (8)
Internship Programs (21)
IP Portfolio Prioritization (16)
Licensing Negotiations & Valuation Support (32)
Marketing Collateral (24)
Organizational Analysis (10)
Publications & Events (17)
R&D Sponsor/Partner Identification (23)
Researcher Relations (27)
Securing Stakeholder Support (17)
Social Media (34)
STEM (Science Technology Engineering Math) (20)
Streamlined Processes & Procedures (36)
Success Stories & Award Submissions (23)
Tech Transfer Industry Events and Activities (53)
Tech Transfer Training (22)
Technology Evaluation & Strategy Development (33)
Technology Sourcing (19)
Virtual Teams (10)
Worth Reading (31)