Here is a great article, from TR News, by Laura Melendy (Director of Tech Transfer) and Ann Brody (former Communications Director, ITS Berkeley) on low tech modes of technology transfer.
Abstract: Person-to-person tools—on-site demonstrations, peer exchanges, and more—are low tech but effective modes of technology transfer. These on-the-ground collaborations enable in-depth exploration and low-risk assessment of new technologies and are augmented easily by high-tech knowledge sharing methods.
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