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MMGT 1012 Technology Transfer
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What is Technology Transfer? The development of a technology product or process in one setting, which is then transferred for use in another setting. Name some examples of technology transfer. Formal Channels Licensing • Foreign direct investments Manufactured exports • Turnkey plants Informal Channels • Student exchange program Technical publications • Cooperative scientific ventures Professional & technical seminars
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Is Technology Transfer Good or Bad for the U.S What do we have to gain from technology transfer? Lower production cost (foreign direct investment) Licensing & intellectual property (IP) revenue Develop markets for our products Can help the overall state of the environment What do we have to lose? Trade secretes for products & processes (pirating) Loss of market share Technology may not be appropriate
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