Academia • Industry • Government

The aim of the Institute for Triple Helix Innovation is to harness and leverage the complementary expertise of academia, industry and government to facilitate new systems for innovation and novel collaborative processes for creative development.

By serving as a center for collaboration technologies, a champion for flexible organizational structures, and an arbiter of triple helix best practices, the Institute endeavors to foster international, interdisciplinary collaborations amongst the public and private sectors and develop new methodologies for achieving economic and social benefit.

New Technology for Visual Collaboration

Sharing photos on the Web is one thing.  Being able to knit images together is the beginning of new collaborative potential. Microsoft Live Labs has developed a new immersive technology that allows users to explore minute details of a 3-D environment by clicking and dragging their mouse over photographs to see the smallest details in high resolution, zooming out, and panning 360 degrees to view a wider context.

Identify Similarity of Roles & Identify Cross-National Research Essentials

The second congress of the International Network of Research Management Societies (inorms) will take place in Liverpool, UK, June 15-18, 2008. The event will provide an opportunity for research administrators from around the world to explore the similarities in their roles and activities, and identify the essential aspects of research management that cross national boundaries.