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Join the Committee on the Supply for Middle-Skill Jobs for a briefing by MIT researchers on online education and blended learning. View agenda and register.
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Today's knowledge economy is driven in large part by the nation's capacity to innovate. One of the defining features of the U.S. economy is a high level of entrepreneurial activity. Entrepreneurs in the United States see opportunities and are willing and able to assume risk to...Learn More
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This workshop examined how technological changes, social and political pressures, and economic forces are changing  policies and practices surrounding intellectual property in emerging markets, such as Brazil, India, and China. Panelists also explored the implications for the U.S. View agenda.
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The Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) and Small Business Technology Transfer (STTR) programs provide federal research and development funding to small businesses. One of the goals of...Learn More
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Middle-Skill Jobs Committee Meeting: Report Release on Online Education from MIT Researchers
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STTR: An Assessment of the Small Business Technology Transfer Program
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Workshop on National and International Intellectual Property Practices & Policies
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SBIR/STTR at the National Institutes of Health
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Capitalizing on Science, Technology, and Innovation: An Assessment of the Small Business Innovation Research Program - Phase II 
In this second phase of the review of the Small Business Innovation Research Program (SBIR), an ad hoc committee will measure the program's progress against its legislative goals. 

Determinants of Market Adoption of Advanced Energy Efficiency and Clean Energy Technologies

How can federal policies can accelerate the market adoption of advanced energy efficiency and low- or non-polluting energy technologies?

Evaluation of the Advanced Research Projects Agency - Energy (ARPA-e)
What processes, deliverables, and metrics are used to assess the short and long-term success of ARPA-E programs?

Innovation Policy Forum
What current and potential policy initiatives advance innovation and the development of the knowledge economy in the United States and abroad?

The Supply Chain for Middle-Skill Jobs: Education, Training and Certification Pathways 
How can jobs, workers, education and training programs in the U.S. be better aligned to support the middle-skilled workforce? 
    

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