Technology transfer
Technology transfer, also called transfer of technology (TOT), is the process of transferring skills, knowledge, technologies, methods of manufacturing, samples of manufacturing and facilities among g...
Oxford Computer Consultants
Oxford Computer Consultants has been established for 20 years. The company was founded by its current co-directors, Dr John Boyle and Mr Kaz Librowski, employing over 40 IT professionals and is a Micr...
Collingridge dilemma
The Collingridge dilemma is a methodological quandary in which efforts to control technology development face a double-bind problem:The idea was coined by David Collingridge, The University of Aston, ...
Wisconsin Alumni Research Foundation
The Wisconsin Alumni Research Foundation is the independent nonprofit technology transfer organization serving the University of Wisconsin–Madison and Morgridge Institute for Research. It provides sig...
Local technical assistance program
The Local Technical Assistance Program (LTAP) is a Federal Highway Administration technology transfer program that provides technical assistance and training to local highway departments in the USA. I...
Technology broking
The idea of technology brokering is to span multiple, otherwise disconnected industries, to see how existing technologies could be used to create breakthrough innovations in other markets. Technology ...
King's College London Business
King's College London Business Ltd (formerly KCL Enterprises Ltd) is an English technology transfer company. A wholly owned subsidiary of King's College London, King's Business "supports and commerci...
Imperial Innovations
Imperial Innovations is a British technology transfer and commercialisation company. The company was founded in 1986 and its ordinary shares admitted to trading on the Alternative Investment Market of...
Technology forecasting
Technology forecasting attempts to predict the future characteristics of useful technological machines, procedures or techniques.
Primarily, a technological forecast deals with the characteristics...
Risk assessment
Risk assessment is the determination of quantitative or qualitative value of risk related to a concrete situation and a recognized threat (also called hazard). Quantitative risk assessment requires ca...
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Federal Laboratory Consortium
The Federal Laboratory Consortium for Technology Transfer (FLC) is a U.S.-based nationwide network of federal laboratories that provides the forum to develop strategies and opportunities to help trans...
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Stevenson-Wydler Technology Innovation Act of 1980
The Stevenson-Wydler Technology Innovation Act of 1980 (Pub.L. 96–480) (94 Stat. 2311) was the first major technology transfer law. It required federal laboratories to actively participate in and budg...
Systems thinking
Systems thinking is the process of understanding how things, regarded as systems, influence one another within a whole. In nature, systems thinking examples include ecosystems in which various element...
PARC (company)
PARC (Palo Alto Research Center Incorporated), formerly Xerox PARC, is a research and development company in Palo Alto, California, with a distinguished reputation for its contributions to information...
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Association of European Science and Technology Transfer Professionals
The Association of European Science and Technology Transfer Professionals (ASTP) is a non-profit organisation created in December, 1999, through the initiative of a multinational group of technology t...
Technology readiness level
Technology Readiness Levels (TRL) are a method of estimating technology maturity of Critical Technology Elements (CTE) of a program during the acquisition process. They are determined during a Technol...
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Medical Research Council Technology
Medical Research Council Technology is a British technology transfer organisation. It was established in 2000 to translate the work of UK Medical Research Council research scientists.MRC Technology pr...
Federal Technology Transfer Act of 1986
The United States Federal Technology Transfer Act of 1986 (P.L. 99-502) was, after the Stevenson-Wydler Technology Innovation Act of 1980, the second major piece of legislation focused on technology t...
Futures studies
Futures studies (also called futurology and futurism) is the study of postulating possible, probable, and preferable futures and the worldviews and myths that underlie them. There is a debate as to wh...
Environmental impact assessment
Environmental impact assessment is the formal process used to predict the environmental consequences (positive or negative) of a plan, policy, program, or project prior to the decision to move forward...
Doug Richard
Doug Richard is an American entrepreneur based in England, who specialises in technology transfer, commercialisation, and business incubation. He best known for his appearances on TV show Dragons' Den...
Health technology assessment
Health technology assessment is a multi-disciplinary field of policy analysis that studies the medical, social, ethical, and economic implications of development, diffusion, and use of health techno...
Orbicom-UNESCO
ORBICOM is the international network of UNESCO chairs in communications.
At the 1989 General Conference, UNESCO adopted the New Communications strategy, from which Orbicom's mandate derives. Orbi...
The iBridge Network
The iBridge Network is a Web-based mechanism for the dissemination of innovations such as research results and reports, computer software and other copyrighted works, biological research materials, an...
Government Accountability Office
The Government Accountability Office (GAO) is an independent agency which provides to the United States Congress audit, evaluation, and investigative services. As such it is part of the legislative br...
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Licensing Executives Society International
The Licensing Executives Society International, or LES International (LESI, or formally "LES International, Inc."), is a not for profit, non-political, umbrella organisation having 32 national and re...
Biodiscovery Toronto
BioDiscovery Toronto (BDT) is an organization of nine non-profit biomedical research institutions in Toronto.The organization acts as a clearing house for private companies seeking biomedical expertis...
Creative Partnerships
Creative Partnerships was the government's flagship creative learning programme, established in 2002 as part of the Council's SR2000 settlement to develop young people's creativity through artists' en...
Technology assessment
Technology assessment (TA, German Technikfolgenabschätzung, French évaluation des choix scientifiques et technologiques) is a scientific, interactive, and communicative process that aims to contribute...