Office of Technology Transitions

The Office of Technology Transitions

The Office of Technology Transitions (OTT) advances the economic, energy, and national security interests of the United States by expanding the commercial impact of the Department of Energy’s research and development portfolio. It streamlines access to information and to DOE’s National Labs and facilities — fostering partnerships that guide innovations from the lab into the marketplace.

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Our Lab Partnering Service (LPS) connects investors to preeminent experts, competitive technology, world-class facilities, and streamlined partnering opportunities at the Department of Energy's National Laboratories. LPS informs investment decisions, increases marketplace competitiveness, and enables technology transfer.

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National Labs: Advances in Medicine
National Labs and their industrial and academia partners have made medical discoveries to feed the innovation pipeline of America’s private sector.
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Sandia National Labs Mobilize in Fight Against Coronavirus
Sandia National Laboratories have mobilized their resources to tackle the global pandemic.
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OTT Coronavirus Update & Resources
OTT Coronavirus Update & Resources
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OTT Poster Series Spotlight: SLAC, NREL, and BNL
Over the next several weeks, we will be taking a closer look at our poster series and the technological successes our Labs are producing.
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InnovationXLab: CarbonX Summit Postponed
The InnovationXLab CarbonX Summit will take place July 14-15, 2020 in Pittsburgh, PA
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OTT Turns 5!
This month marks the fifth birthday of the Office of Technology Transitions.
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InnovationXLab: Biomanufacturing Recap
A recap of InnovationXLab: Biomanufacturing held at Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory in California.
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OTT @ CES 2020: Connecting & Partnering
On January 7, a delegation from the Office of Technology Transitions (OTT) visited the 2020 CES Expo.
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InnovationXLab: Biomanufacturing
InnovationXLab: Biomanufacturing takes place in Berkeley, California, January 28-29, 2020
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SpaceCom 2019 Recap
OTT joined NASA, the Department of Commerce’s Office of Space Commerce, and the commercial space industry at the 2019 SpaceCom Expo.
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Press Releases

The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) today announced the selection of 12 projects as part of its Practices to Accelerate the Commercialization of Tech.
Projects will strengthen partnerships between National Laboratories and private sector companies to deploy promising technologies to the marketplace.
Department of Energy Releases Request for Information to Improve the Technology Commercialization Fund
DOE’s national laboratories have received more than 800 R&D 100 awards since the annual competition began in 1962.
Mr. Prochaska will oversee DOE’s Energy Investor Center, the Technology Commercialization Fund, the Technology-to-Market program and other activities.
Laboratory Agreement Processing Reform and Liability Reform will help improve the transition of promising innovations to the marketplace.
OTT today announced the realignment of the Office of Strategic Programs Technology-to-Market (T2M) Subprogram.
Over $20 million to 10 National Labs and 71 private sector partners for development and commercial deployment of promising energy technologies.
Over $20 Million to 10 National Labs and 71 Private Sector Partners for Development and Commercial Deployment of Promising Energy Technologies
Online access point provides unprecedented access to National Lab researchers and information.

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Technology Spotlights and Success Stories
Selected Highlights from DOE’s Technology Transfer Activities
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Advancing America through Technology Transfer
A collection of amazing posters celebrating tech transfer successes out of DOE's National Labs!
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TTWG Licensing Guide
The 2019 editions of the Technology Transfer Working Group Licensing Guide
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Report on the Utilization of Federal Technology, Fiscal Years 2016 and 2017
Report on the Utilization of Federal Technology, Fiscal Years 2016 and 2017
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Report on Technology Transfer and Related Technology Partnering Activities at the National Laboratories and Other Facilities, Fiscal Year...
Report on Technology Transfer and Related Technology Partnering Activities at the National Laboratories and Other Facilities, Fiscal Year 2015
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Department of Energy Issues 2016-2018 DOE Technology Transfer Execution Plan

The Department of Energy (DOE) has released the 2016-2018 Technology Transfer Execution Plan, which is designed to guide and strengthen the...

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Department of Energy Issues Report on Technology Transfer and Related Technology Partnering Activities for Fiscal Year 2014

The Department of Energy (DOE) is one of the largest supporters of technology transfer in the federal government. This is highlighted by the Report...

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Annual Report on Technology Transfer and Related Technology Partnering Activities at the National Laboratories and Other Facilities FY 20...
The Report on Technology Transfer and Related Partnering Activities at the National Laboratories and Other Facilities is for Fiscal Year 2009-2013.
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The Quadrennial Technology Review
The 2015 Quadrennial Technology Review (QTR 2015) examines the most promising research, development, demonstration, and deployment (RDD&D) opportun...
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The Science and Energy Plan

The FY 2016 Science and Energy Plan (SEP) describes the major programs, performers, and processes involved in the Department’s science and energy...

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