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Technology Transfer and the XXII Olympic Winter Games

Technology Transfer and the XXII Olympic Winter Games

Mark Schmit February 18, 2014 0

The last time the gold medal at the Olympic Games was made out of solid gold was 1912. The bronze medals at this year’s Winter Olympic Games are estimated to be worth a little under

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Limber “Old” Corporations Build New Bridges

Limber “Old” Corporations Build New Bridges

Tony Stanco and Clara Asmail February 14, 2014 3

The quintessential venture capital (VC) paradigm has been to grow a business from a technology that incubated for a couple of decades in federal, university and corporate labs.  There’s a lot of R&D investment

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The ‘Unfabricated’ Impacts of the Fabricated Metal Sector

The ‘Unfabricated’ Impacts of the Fabricated Metal Sector

James Kiawu February 11, 2014 2

Caution: Although the following narrative is about the fabricated metal product manufacturing sector, the story and the statistics themselves have not been fabricated.   Fabricated metal product manufacturing is an important sector to NIST-MEP,

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Three Key Manufacturing Trends in a Pivotal Year

Three Key Manufacturing Trends in a Pivotal Year

Karen Lellock February 6, 2014 3

The champagne’s been corked.  The ball dropped and 2013 is behind us.  As we move into a new year, it’s a good time to take stock of last year and look on the horizon for what’s

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Smart Bolt

Smart Bolt

Mark Schmit January 29, 2014 1

Waiting for me in my inbox this morning was an e-mail from a long-time friend who works in the financial industry (that fact is sort of important later).   The email was titled, “Stuff You

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America’s got (Manufacturing) Talent

America’s got (Manufacturing) Talent

Jim Jones January 23, 2014 1

Originally posted on EPA Connect Did you know that we help small-to-medium sized local businesses to be more sustainable? EPA works with five other federal agencies through a special partnership called E3: Economy, Energy

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Painting by the Numbers

Painting by the Numbers

Ken Voytek January 14, 2014 1

Plato suggested that a “good decision is based on knowledge and not on numbers.” To that end, I hope to impart some knowledge and not just numbers… although I am known for being a

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Predictions, Prognostications, and Preparedness

Predictions, Prognostications, and Preparedness

Stacey Wagner January 6, 2014 0

I never make New Year’s Resolutions.  Never, ever.  I feel that the world changes so much from year to year that just keeping up is enough reform for me.   Over the holidays, however, I

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