FLC Webinar Material Transfer Agreements for Early Career Professionals

Explore the basics of Material Transfer Agreements and what early career professionals can expect when working on these types of Agreements. This webinar considers Material Transfer Agreements as transfers of resources between Federal labs and non-Federal entities for the purpose of Federal Technology Transfer.

Learning Objectives:

  • What is a Material Transfer Agreement?
  • Authority issues when dealing with MTAs
  • Items that must be addressed in an MTA.

There will be a Question & Answer session after the presentation, where attendees are encouraged to participate.


  • Robert Charles, JC, LLM, MPH, U.S. Army Medical Research and Development Command (USAMRDC)
  • Samantha Updegraff, JD, Sandia National Laboratories