CAE Submits Comment Letter to the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) Regarding Reform of Federal Technology Transfer Authorities and Processes
August 3, 2018
WASHINGTON, D.C. – John R. Dearie, President of the Center for American Entrepreneurship, today issued the following statement regarding CAE’s submission of a letter of comment to the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST):
“On July 30th, the Center for American Entrepreneurship submitted a letter of comment in response to the Request for Information in the Federal Register on May 1, 2018 by the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) seeking comment on federal technology transfer authorities and processes.
“In our letter, CAE respectfully asserts that the following key priorities should guide NIST’s efforts to reform tech transfer policies and practices across federally-funded research entities:
“In our letter, CAE also proposes specific practices and policies in order to advance those recommended priorities.”
Read the full letter.
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