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Drive Your Business Forward with USDA Tech Transfer

May 23 @ 8:30 am - 1:00 pm

Free

Energetics Technology Center and the Rural Maryland Council are proud to offer an in-depth look into moving scientific discoveries and innovations developed at the U.S. Department of Agriculture, Agriculture Research Service, from the laboratory to practical everyday use.  If you are a business owner, entrepreneur, student of biology, horticulture or aquaculture, or a professional service organization that assists any of these groups, plan to attend this free program and learn more about how technology transfer brings innovation to commercialization!

What is Technology Transfer? 

Technology transfer (T2) is the process of transitioning technologies from the research lab to the marketplace.

Why Should I Learn About USDA Tech Transfer?

The Agricultural Research Service (ARS) is the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s chief in-house research agency. It is one of the four component agencies of the Research, Education, and Economics (REE) mission area. The scope of USDA’s agricultural research programs has been expanded and extended many times since the Department was first created. Today ARS has a workforce of approximately 6,000 employees including 2,100 scientists and post docs representing a wide range of disciplines. ARS has 800 research projects working at 90+ locations, including overseas labs.

Details

Date:
May 23
Time:
8:30 am - 1:00 pm
Cost:
Free
Website:
http://etctechfireevents.eventbrite.com

Organizer

Energetics Technology Center
Phone:
301-645-6637
Email:
techfirenetwork@etcmd.com
Website:
http://www.etcmd.com

Venue

College of Southern Maryland – LaPlata
8730 Mitchell Rd
La Plata, Maryland 20646 United States
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Phone:
(301) 934-2251
Website:
https://www.csmd.edu/about/locations/la-plata-campus