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PHED Committee Business Advisory Roundtable | Federal Lab Tech Transfer (T2)

  • Montgomery County Council Office Building, 3rd Floor Hearing Room 100 Maryland Ave Rockville, MD 20850 USA (map)

The Montgomery County Council PHED Committee, MCEDC, and federal tech transfer experts will meet to discuss the process and impact of federal lab technology transfer, showcase local federal lab tech transfer success stories, and consider ways to accelerate tech transfer activities within our local economy.

I. Overview of Federal Lab T2 - Jack E. Pevenstein, Sc.D., P.E., FLC-MA Chair

II. The T2 process and impacts – Jack E. Pevenstein, Sc.D., P.E., FLC-MA Chair

  • Examples of successful Federal T2 projects – Company Success Stories

    • MindX - Julia Brown, CEO

    • Integrated BioTherapeutics, Inc. - M. Javad Aman, Ph.D., President and Chief Scientific Officer

    • N5 Sensors - Abhishek Motayed, Ph.D., Founder and CTO

  • Broad impacts of Federal Lab T2 – Jack E. Pevenstein, Sc.D., P.E., FLC-MA Chair

III. Enhancing T2 as part of local economic development 

  • MCEDC Federal T2 efforts – Christy Blake, Special Projects Manager, MCEDC

  • Partners and programs that support Federal Lab T2

    • BioHealth Innovation – Rich Bendis, President and CEO

    • Maryland Defense Technology Commercialization Center – Gary Evans, Executive Director

    • TEDCO – Ron Kaese, Director, Federal Programs

IV. Facilitated discussion – Paul Zielinski, Director, NIST Technology Partnerships Office

  • What actions can policymakers take to increase federal lab tech transfer in the county?

  • How can we collectively work to achieve economic development and tech transfer goals in tandem?

Parking & Metro Information
This building is accessible by Metro’s Red Line, the Brunswick line of the MARC, as well as several bus routes.

Parking Information

You may also watch the meeting here.