News ItemEntrepreneur Exploration

Aug 1, 2017 –

An Entrepreneur Exploration (EEx) panel discussion designed to help Sandians understand the internal legal and intellectual property process for commercializing Sandia National Laboratories’ technologies was recently held. The discussion was moderated by Genaro Montoya, Entrepreneurial Separation to Transfer Technology (ESTT) Program Lead, and featured Mary Monson, Senior Manager, Technology Partnerships and Business Development; Kerry Kampschmidt, Director, IP/Patent Senior Counsel; and Chris Padilla, Senior Manager, Ethics, from Sandia Labs. In addition, Murat Okandan, CEO of mPower Technology, shared his experience commercializing solar technology out of Sandia Labs. Over 25 Sandians attended the panel discussion.