Maryland Innovation Partnership Recognized as National Model
UMD-Led Program Speeds Technology to Market, Creates JobsCOLLEGE PARK, Md. - An innovative Maryland technology transfer program - the first of its kind in the United States to partner federal labs and public universities - has received an award honoring its success. The Maryland Proof of Concept Alliance (http://www.mpca.umd.edu/), which teams the Army Research Laboratory (ARL) and the University System of Maryland, was recognized as a national model by a group representing federal labs. The Mid-Atlantic Federal Laboratory Consortium for Technology Transfer (http://www.flcmidatlantic.