Innovation, the process by which fundamental research becomes a commercial product, is increasingly important in the chemical sciences and is changing the nature of research and development efforts in the United States. The workshop was held in response to requests to speed the RaD process and to rapidly evolve the patterns of interaction among industry, academe, and national laboratories. The report contains the authors' written version of the workshop presentations along with audience reaction.Connections to universities can help industrial scientists be prepared for some of these technological attacks. ... Two things that a company needs to do well no matter how big it is are (1) form partnerships and alliances to provide for theanbsp;...
|Title||:||Reducing the Time from Basic Research to Innovation in the Chemical Sciences:|
|Author||:||Chemical Sciences Roundtable, Board on Chemical Sciences and Technology, National Research Council, Division on Earth and Life Studies|
|Publisher||:||National Academies Press - 2003-04-18|