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DoD Value Study

Rapid advances in science and technology and renewed interest in technology transfer at the Federal level necessitate the continued study of DoD’s technology transfer programs. For instance, the...
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White Paper: GOGOS, GOCOS, AND FFRDCS…OH MY!

We get asked about the differences between lab designations so often, we reached out to experts on both sides to put them to paper. "Federal Laboratory Designations: GOGOs, GOCOs, and FFRDCs…Oh...
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FLC Technology Transfer Desk Reference

The Federal Laboratory Consortium Technology Transfer Desk Reference presents a comprehensive introduction to technology transfer and technology transfer initiatives and mechanisms, as well as to the...
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Federal Technology Transfer Legislation and Policy (The Green Book)

Federal Technology Transfer Legislation and Policy, more commonly known as “The Green Book,” provides the principal statutory and executive branch policies that constitute the framework of the...
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NIH Startup Challenge Model

This white paper describes how the National Cancer Institute (NCI), in partnership with the Center for Advancing Innovation (CAI), used the Startup Challenge Model to create a challenge that...
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White Paper: Technology Transfer Playbook

This white paper provides a playbook of key “plays” drawn from best practices at federal laboratories across the country to share the efforts and authorities that are currently being utilized to...
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White Paper: Federal Laboratory Designations

This white paper describes the basic differences and similarities among federal laboratory designations, namely government-owned, government-operated (GOGO) labs, government-owned, contractor-...
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White Paper: Building a Foundation for Effective Technology Transfer through Integration with the Research Process

Developed by the John A. Volpe National Transportation Systems Center, this primer aims to increase the effectiveness of T2 activity in transportation by describing how T2 practices can be...
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White Paper: Basic Understanding of Intellectual Property

This white paper provides general information for a better understanding of the various aspects of intellectual property protection in the United States, including effects of the America Invents Act.
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From a PI’s Perspective: How We Made a T2 Success

This white paper describes and illuminates a successful technology transfer process, and some lessons learned, from the perspective of a principal investigator.