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Meet Charles H. (Chip) Dougherty Jr: Associate Director of Intellectual Property at CMU’s Center for Technology Transfer and Enterprise Creation (CTTEC)

We had a chance to sit down with Chip Dougherty, who joined CMU/CTTEC in 2019 …

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Meet Kit Needham: Assistant Dean for Entrepreneurship Initiatives at CMU

In March 2021, the School of Computer Science at Carnegie Mellon University announced that Kit …

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Meet the Team: sciVelo Commercial Translation Associates

Meet Joe Maggiore and Allie Heymann, Commercial Translation Associates at sciVelo. sciVelo is part of …

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CMLH Vision Draft

CMLH’s Vision for 2021

We had a chance to sit down with CMU’s Center for Machine Learning and Health …

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Meet the Team: Dr. Karen Carney

Karen Carney, PhD, is Senior Commercial Translation Associate at sciVelo, which is a part of …

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Creating the Perfect Project Pitch

The PHDA has hosted dozens of Pitch Days in which prospective teams boil down complex …

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Startup Ecosystem

The Startup Ecosystem

Don Taylor, PhD, MBA, CLP is the co-director of the Center for Commercial Applications of …

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Rachel Cawley

Meet the Team: Rachel Cawley

Rachel Cawley is a Business Analyst at UPMC Enterprises where she helps evaluate PHDA proposals, …

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Meet the Team: Mike Yeomans

Mike Yeomans is the Marketing and Events Manager at the University of Pittsburgh Innovation Institute. …

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Ari Lightman

Meet the Team: Ari Lightman

Ari Lightman is a Professor of Digital Media and Marketing as well as Commercialization Advisor …

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Julie Cramer

Meet the Team: Dr. Julie Cramer

Julie Cramer, PhD, is a Technology Commercialization Associate at the Innovation Institute, University of Pittsburgh. …

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Our Outlook for 2020

2019 was an exciting year for the PHDA. We teamed up with Amazon Web Services …

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