Posts tagged with "Economic Impact"


Lawrence Livermore proving to be a key player in Tri-Valley technology innovation ecosystem

Sept. 15, 2015 -  
Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL) is a key player in an emerging Tri-Valley technology innovation ecosystem that is attracting the attention of entrepreneurs around the country. Rich Rankin, director of LLNL’s Industrial Partnerships Office (IPO), likes to think of the innovation...
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Lab, industry take charge of clean energy

Aug. 26, 2015 -  
Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory officials met with energy industry representatives Tuesday to discuss ways in which the two entities can work more closely. The event highlighted a public-private partnership to engage energy storage companies with LLNL’s world-class research capabilities and...
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Lawrence Livermore teams up with Autodesk to investigate design of next-generation materials

Aug. 17, 2015 -  
Researchers from Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL) and a Bay Area company are joining forces to explore how design software can accelerate innovation for three-dimensional printing of advanced materials. Under an 18-month Cooperative Research and Development Agreement (CRADA), LLNL will...

Bay Area labs team up to share clean energy, manufacturing expertise with small businesses

July 9, 2015 -  
LIVERMORE— Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL), in partnership with Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (LBNL) and Sandia National Laboratories/California (SNL/CA), have been awarded $4.15 million by the Department of Energy (DOE) to jointly launch a new small business voucher pilot...

Entrepreneurship Academy helps place researchers on path to next wave of innovation

June 26, 2015 -  
Nearly 50 researchers from LLNL and Sandia National Laboratories/California got down to business for three days in early June, learning about life as an entrepreneur. The scientists and engineers attended the first-ever National Labs Entrepreneurship Academy (NLEA), a partnership of LLNL, Sandia...

The accidental entrepreneur

April 9, 2015 -  
Editor's note: This article is part of an occasional series about LLNL entrepreneurs _______________ Martin Casado considers himself to be an accidental entrepreneur. The 38-year-old Bay Area tech executive went from a research career at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory to a doctorate at...
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Albright addresses Chamber of Commerce

Sept. 27, 2013 -  
Director Parney Albright sees a day when the Livermore Valley is known as a vibrant research and development enterprise, with the Laboratory and neighboring Sandia-California serving as anchor tenants. That's the message he delivered during a special presentation before the Chamber of Commerce...
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Lawrence Livermore increases contracts awarded to small businesses for third straight year

Sept. 6, 2013 -  
Ask Norma Jean Hinds why Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL) has been able to consistently increase partnerships with small businesses and you'll get a compelling answer. "The Lab gives mom and pop businesses more opportunities," said Hinds, who is the general manager of Akima...