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Strategic Plan for Software Preeminence (Summary)
(Austin Software CouncilIC² Institute, The University of Texas at Austin, 1993-12)
A Good Idea is Not Enough: Understanding the Challenges of Entrepreneurship Communication
(International Conference on Competitive Manufacturing, 2016-01)
This paper addresses a less-investigated issue of innovations: entrepreneurship communication. Business and marketing studies demonstrate that new product development processes do not succeed on good technical invention ...
The "Science" of Prediction: A Battery of Blind Back-Dated Validation Tests of PredictionWorks' New Venture Assessment System
(McCombs School of Business, The University of Texas at AustinIC² Institute, The University of Texas at Austin, 2016-11-01)
This report examines the results of a research partnership between PredictionWorks, a private firm, and The University of Texas at Austin (McCombs School of Business and the IC² Institute). PredictionWorks' New Venture ...
Texas Capital Network Survey: Critical Factors in Venture Funding
(IC² Institute, The University of Texas at Austin, 1994-05)
This report uses survey data on current and prospective members of the Texas Capital Network to discuss and contrast the characteristics of private and institutional investor respondents in terms of funding amounts and ...
The Austin/San Antonio Corridor: The Dynamics of a Developing Technopolis
(IC² Institute, The University of Texas at Austin, 1987-03)
Examination of the factors contributing to the development of the Austin/San Antonio corridor as a high-technology center in the years 1945-1986. The paper uses a conceptual framework called the Technopolis Wheel, which ...
Transforming Texas and the Nation: Productivity Through Entrepreneurship and Risk-taking
(IC² Institute, The University of Texas at Austin, 1983-09)
The authors call for the state of Texas to meet 25% of its need for new job creation through technology venturing, which they estimate to be 42,500 jobs per year or 820,000 new jobs over twenty years. In order to achieve ...
Technology Transfer: A Report on Project Development
(Center for Research on Communication Technology & Society, The University of Texas at Austin, 1988-11)
The purpose of this document is to describe and to propose research into the process of technology transfer between universities and industry. When examined as a process, technology transfer refers to the effective exchange ...
Regional Patterns of Energy Consumption and Production in the United States: 1960, 1974 and 1978
(IC² Institute, The University of Texas at Austin, 1982-08)
This study analyses energy consumption and production for each state in the U.S. The data in the analysis were collected for three time periods - 1960, 1974 and 1978. The study determines the changes that have taken place ...
The Knowledge Seekers: Creating Centers for the Performing Sciences
(IC² Institute, The University of Texas at Austin, 1998)
The author argues that a new type of institution, a "Center for the Performing Sciences," is necessary to efficiently close the gap between research and the application of innovation. Such a center would operate as a ...
Medicare in Mexico: Innovating for Fairness and Cost Savings
(LBJ School of Public Affairs, The University of Texas at Austin, 2007)
This publication presents the results of a policy research project conducted during the 2006-2007 academic year that examined the availability of health coverage for U.S. retirees in Mexico. The project surveyed more than ...