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A Top-Down and Bottom-Up Approach to Improve Regional Innovation Ecosystems in Portugal

This article presents the University Technology Enterprise Network (UTEN), a successful program that built a national innovation network in Portugal based in the university technology transfer offices (TTOs), incubators and science parks. UTEN, which was launched in March 2007, includes …  More

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Greg Pogue to speak at AUTM Asia 2015

On April 8, Greg Pogue of the IC² Institute will speak at AUTM Asia in Kuala Lumpur on “The Innovation Reef Model – Learning from Austin and its Best Practices.”  More

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Remaking the Pitch: Reuse Strategies in Entrepreneurs' Pitch Decks

Examination of how Korean entrepreneurs in an entrepreneurship program revised their English-language slide decks for their competitive presentations (“pitches”) by reusing content from professional communication genres, including their own documents and feedback from potential stakeholders in their target markets. Research …  More

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Making the Pitch: Examining Dialogue and Revisions in Entrepreneurs’ Pitch Decks

Examination of how Korean entrepreneurs in an entrepreneurship program revised their slide decks for their presentations ("pitches") in response to professional communication genres representing feedback from potential stakeholders in their target markets. Research questions: As entrepreneurs learn to pitch ideas …  More

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Global Perspectives on Technology Transfer and Commercialization: Building Innovative Ecosystems

As we move further into the 21st century, increasing emphasis is being placed on the importance of technology transfer. Through new research and practices, scholars, practitioners and policymakers have made great strides in broadening our understanding and ability to implement …  More

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New book: Global Perspectives on Technology Transfer and Commercialization

Global Perspectives on Technology Transfer and Commercialization: Building Innovative Ecosystems is the latest book by the IC² community of Research Fellows and associated scholars. Edited by John Sibley Butler and David V. Gibson of the Institute and growing out of …  More

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The Development of University-Based Entrepreneurship Ecosystems: Global Practices

Entrepreneurship and innovation are increasingly viewed as key contributors to global economic and social development. University-based entrepreneurship ecosystems provide a supportive context in which entrepreneurship and innovation can thrive. In that vein, this book provides critical insight based on cutting-edge …  More

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IC² Institute Fellows Meeting 2009

IC² Institute Fellows Meeting: Global Perspectives on Technology Transfer and Commercialization May 6-8, 2009 Watch the conference video [358MB MP4] Download the conference program [PDF] Download the conference presentations [archive] Program Day 1 IC² Institute Welcome John Sibley Butler – …  More

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Does It Matter Where IT Workers are Located?

The predominant view in the literature is that cities affect labor productivity because spatial proximity facilitates the transfer of ideas which make workers more productive. We also anticipate that information technology, or IT (both equipment and labor), by facilitating human …  More

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A New Approach to Innovation & Growth in the Texas Technology Corridor

Texas faces the challenge of maintaining and growing its capacity to innovate at a time when global competitors are aggressively pursuing markets that have generated economic success for Texas companies in the recent past. Thus, the Digital Convergence Initiative (DCI), …  More

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