The Government-University-Industry Research Roundtable (GUIRR) provides a platform for leaders in science and technology from government, academia, and business to discuss and take action on scientific matters of national importance. These include issues facing partnerships between government, universities, and industry, the academic research enterprise, training of the scientific workforce, the effects of globalization on U.S. research, and others. More about GUIRR...
Jacques Gansler Nominated To Serve as Next GUIRR University Co-Chair
USDA’s Catherine Woteki Named to GUIRR Executive Committee
Erik Antonsson Named to GUIRR Executive Committee
Newest GUIRR U-I Partners: Temple University and Comcast-NBCUniversal
NSF Joins Forces with Intel and GE to Move the Needle in Producing U.S. Engineers and Computer Scientists
Erik Antonsson named Corporate Director of Technology for Northrop Grumman
Waste Applications for Sustainable Technologies for Energy RFI
Deadline: July 15, 2013
The next GUIRR meeting will be held June 24-25, 2013 on "Infrastructure: The Cost of Doing Nothing." Read more...
Future Meeting Dates:
June 24-25, 2013
October 21-22, 2013
February 24-25, 2014
June 2-3, 2014
October 14-15, 2014
A Patent System for a New Innovation Ecosystem
Reimagining the University
National Network for Manufacturing Innovation
Tuesday, June 4, 2013
Presenters: Brad Kinsey, Assistant Director for Research Partnerships, Advanced Manufacturing Office, U.S. Department of Energy & Scott Smith, Assistant Director for Technology, Advanced Manufacturing National Program Office
Catalyzing Innovation: NIH NCATS
MIT Production in the Innovation Economy Report
NSF Small Business Programs
GUIRR Supported Initiatives
The Federal Demonstration Partnership (FDP) is a GUIRR-supported cooperative initiative among 10 federal agencies and 120 institutional recipients of federal funds; its purpose is to reduce the administrative burdens associated with research grants and contracts. More about FDP...
The purpose of the University-Industry Demonstration Partnership (UIDP), another GUIRR-supported initiative, is to nourish and expand collaborative partnerships between university and industry in the United States. The UIDP is crafting collaborative experiments on new approaches to sponsored research, licensing arrangements, and the broader strategic elements of a healthy, long-term university-industry relationship. More about UIDP.