Proceedings of the
PRESIDENT'S RETREAT

THE UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA'S
RELATIONSHIPS WITH INDUSTRY IN
RESEARCH AND TECHNOLOGY TRANSFER

UCLA Sunset Village -- January 30-31, 1997

About the Retreat        Agenda                 Participants            Proceedings Contents

     President's Foreword  Retreat Conclusions Advisory Group Reports 

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Proceedings of the President's Retreat

The Table of Contents of the Proceedings and links to selected highlights appear below. The entire 363-page volume may be obtained from the Office of Technology Transfer in the UC Office of the President.

CONTENTS

President's Foreword


INTRODUCTION. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . PAGE 1

Retreat Overview

Retreat Agenda

Retreat Planning Committee


OPENING REMARKS. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . PAGE 13

Welcome and Introductions
C. Kumar Patel, Vice Chancellor - Research, UCLA

"Visions and Values: The Research University in Transition"
Richard C. Atkinson, President, University of California

Moderator Overview
John Zysman, Professor of Political Science, Co-Director, Berkeley -- Roundtable on the International Economy, UCB


THE CURRENT CONTEXT OF UNIVERSITY/INDUSTRY INTERACTIONS. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . PAGE 27

"University-Industry Relationships: Historical and Policy Perspectives" -- David C. Mowery, Professor of Business and Public Policy, Walter A. Haas School of Business, UCB

"University-Industry Relations and Integrity of the Academy"
Gerald Doppelt, Professor of Philosophy and Director, Science Studies Program, UCSD

"A Seismic Shift in Presumption"
Michael E. Phelps, MD, Chair, Department of Molecular and Medical Pharmacology and Director, Crump Institute for Biological Imaging, UCLA

"University-Industry Partnering: A New Era Requires New Thinking" Robert W. Conn, Dean of Engineering, UCSD

Questions, Answers, Discussion


LUNCHEON SPEAKER. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .PAGE 95

"The Business of Universities: Foundations for the Relationships Between Industry and the University"
Stanley Chodorow, Provost, University of Pennsylvania


THE INDUSTRY PERSPECTIVE. . . . . . . . . . . . . . .. PAGE 105

James McGroddy, former Senior Vice President, Science and Technology, IBM Corporation

Jane E. Shaw, Founder, The Stable Network and former President and COO, Alza Corporation

Questions, Answers, Discussion


A RANGE OF EXPERIENCES. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . PAGE 143

C. Anthony Hunt, Professor, Departments of Pharmaceutical Chemistry & Biopharmaceutical Sciences, UCSF

Suzanne B. Sandmeyer, Professor of Microbiology & Molecular Genetics, UCI

Robert Winter, Professor of Music, Associate Dean for Technology, Curriculum Innovation and Research, UCLA

Venkatesh Narayanamurti, Dean of Engineering, UCSB

Discussant's Comments -- Karl Hittelman, Associate Vice Chancellor, Academic Affairs, UCSF

Questions, Answers, Discussion


RETREAT CONCLUSIONS. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .PAGE 205

C. Judson King, Provost and Senior Vice President -
Academic Affairs

Summaries of the Advisory Group Chairs

V. Wayne Kennedy, Senior Vice President -
Business and Finance

Questions, Answers, Discussion

Moderator Wrap-Up and Synthesis John Zysman


POST-RETREAT REPORTS/COMMENTS. . . . . . PAGE 237

President's Advisory Groups:

General Charge to the Advisory Groups

#1: Working with Industry -- What is Appropriate Academic Enterprise?

#2: UC/Industry Relationships and the Education of Students

#3: Impact of Expanding UC-Industry Relationships on the Academic Environment

#4: Working with Industry--Faculty Incentives, Cultural Differences

#5: Copyrights: An Important Commodity in UC-Industry Relationships

#6: Conflicts of Interest and Commitment

#7: Strategic Assessment of the University Patent and Licensing Program

#8: Facilitating UC-Industry Relationships - Organization & Structural Issues

#9: UC Role in Economic Development

General Post-Retreat Comments and Correspondence:

Invited Paper:
Michael Barnes, Research Associate, Berkeley Roundtable on the International Economy, UCB


APPENDICES. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . PAGE 327

APPENDIX A: Retreat Participants - Alphabetical

APPENDIX B: Retreat Participants - By Organization

APPENDIX C: Biographies of Retreat Presenters

APPENDIX D: Background Readings Provided to Participants

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