Learn to identify and understand your external innovation ecosystem! In this advanced class, the goal is to help you engage and leverage activities and resources outside the lab for increased technology transfer that benefits both your lab and the economy.
You’ll learn how to:
Understand T2 in the context of the innovation ecosystem (IE) and technology-based economic development (TBED)
Understand and validate what your lab values (or could) from IE/TBE
Identify and assess the IE/TBED in your area to develop a strategy for engagement and partnership
Identify and engage the players and resources of the IE/TBED ecosystem.