Best Practice in Technology Transfer Management

Strategies for the Promotion of Innovation in Eastern Economies
  • Thomas Gering
Part of the NATO ASI Series book series (NSPS, volume 19)


For more than two decades technology transfer has been the “buzz-word” around which the political discussion about the effects of public R & D spending has developed. As early as in the 1960s, the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) told American Society that there is significant technological spin-off to be gained from advanced space programmes and that the TEFLON cover applied to the frying pan could never have been created without space research.


Technology Transfer High Education Institution Marketing Effort Technology Transfer Activity Market Pull 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Thomas Gering
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  1. 1.Technology-Licensing-Bureau (TLB) of the Higher EducationInstitutions in Baden-WürttembergKarlsruheGermany

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