As Head of Technology Transfer, Laurie Bagley directs PPPL’s efforts to accelerate the commercialization and transfer of laboratory technologies to the marketplace, including developing an entrepreneurial ecosystem for lab scientists and implementing commercialization programs funded by the Department of Energy (DOE). She is responsible for all aspects of technology transfer including evaluating technology disclosures, developing intellectual property strategies, creating and executing marketing strategies, facilitating strategic business agreements, and engaging with industry, national laboratories, academia, investors and entrepreneurs to support the scientific missions of the laboratory. Laurie serves on the Executive Board of the Federal Laboratory Consortium (FLC) for Technology Transfer as the Northeast Regional Co-Coordinator, is an executive board member of the DOE Technology Transfer Working Group (TTWG), is a member of the DOE National Laboratory Technology Transfer (NLTT) working group, and is a member of the Association of University Technology Managers (AUTM).
Laurie’s previous experience includes research and marketing technologies for Princeton University’s Office of Technology Licensing, IP consulting, and R&D and manufacturing experience in the medical device, semiconductor, and building products industries. Laurie holds a BS in Chemistry from Millersville University, Millersville, PA.