WHAT BURNSIDE DEVELOPMENT DOES: The importance of academic research to the economy is clear. How to get from the laboratory to economic impact and jobs, is not. I know the way and can help make it happen.
WHAT: Burnside concentrates on assisting people in the following areas:
- Invention & Innovation
- Communicating the Value and Impact of research commercialization
I provide services covering research based, technology commercialization including, but not limited to:
- Workshops and Training
- Creation of Strategic Plans and then Operating Plans for implementation
- Licensing Strategies for individual projects
- Plan/implement start-ups – product development, market focus and financing plans
- Obtaining financing for commercialization
WHY: Together with clients, we have achieved:
- Higher rates of faculty involvement as success breeds more success
- Economic impacts in the form of jobs and regional growth
- Public and political recognition for value-creation from government-funded research
- More public benefit from commercialization as more research is successfully commercialized
WHERE: Global experience from Chile to India to the Middle East to the US and Canada, involving Academic, Private Sector and Governments.
HOW: Working with:
- Academic and private entrepreneurs to create road-maps and plans for success.
- Governments to formulate strategies and implementing programs to create supportive eco-systems for job creation and prosperity.