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A Review of the new initiatives at the NASA Ames Research Center : summary of a workshop

Author: Charles W Wessner
Publisher: Washington, D.C. : National Academy Press, ©2001.
Series: Compass series (Washington, D.C.)
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Conference publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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NASA Ames Research Center, in the heart of Silicon Valley, is embarking on a program to develop a science and technology park bringing together leading companies and universities to capitalize on Ames exceptional mission and location. Other initiatives under consideration include the integration of SBIR grants with a planned on-site incubator, virtual collaboration, and possibly a new public venture capital program.  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Review of the new initiatives at the NASA Ames Research Center.
Washington, D.C. : National Academy Press, c2001
(DLC) 2001273350
(OCoLC)47257480
Material Type: Conference publication, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Charles W Wessner
ISBN: 0309502780 9780309502788
OCLC Number: 70727180
Notes: "This study was supported by Contract No. NASW-99037-Task 103"--T.p. verso.
"Government-industry partnerships"--Cover.
Description: 1 online resource (xiii, 150 p.)
Contents: Overview and summary of the workshop --
Introduction --
Proceedings --
Welcome / Henry McDoanld --
Opening remarks / Zoe Lofgren --
Panel I: Technology vision for NASA / Edward Penhoet ; NASA's technology strategy / Sam Venneri ; Ames' technology strategy / Henry McDonald --
Panel II: Research parks: concept, history, and metrics / David B. Audretsch, presenter Michael I. Luger, discussant Susan Hackwood --
Panel III: The Ames Research Park: goals and metrics / Patrick Windham ; The Ames Strategic Plan / William Berry ; Partnering with the University of California at Santa Cruz / M.R.C. Greenwood ; The role of Carnegie Mellon / Duane Adams, James Morris ; discussants Robert Wilson, Edward Penhoet, and Chron Corporation --
Panel IV: SBIR initiatives and mission objectives / Burton McMurtry ; In-Q-Tel: a "nonprofit venture capital fund" / Gilman G. Louie ; An "Enterprise Fund" for NASA / Robert L. Norwood ; A venture capital perspective on research parks / Kathy Behrens --
Panel V: Ames as an entrepreneurial center: opportunities and challenges / Mark Myers ; Commercializing technology / Carolina Blake ; The experience of one start-up company / Elizabeth Downing, discussant Jim Turner --
Concluding remarks / Henry McDonald --
Science and technology parks at the millennium: concept, history, and metrics / Michael I. Luger --
The prospects for a technology park at Ames: a new economy model for industry-government partnership? / David B. Audretsch.
Series Title: Compass series (Washington, D.C.)
Responsibility: Charles W. Wessner, editor ; Board on Science, Technology, and Economic Policy, Policy and Global Affairs, National Research Council.
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A symposium was held to review NASA's program of developing a science and technology park, virtual collaboration, and the public venture capital program. This report includes commissioned research  Read more...

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