Bruce W. Carlson became the Connecticut Technology Council’s CEO in July 2014. Prior to being at CTC, Bruce founded the IP Factory, Inc. a not for profit whose focus is creating companies from proven technologies using a closely managed commercialization process. He remains the Board Chair of the IP Factory. From 1998 to 2009, at the University of Connecticut, Bruce had the dual role of Chief of Staff of the UCONN Health Center and the Managing Director UConn’s Office of Technology Commercialization, its technology transfer program to encourage research and innovation in Connecticut through the commercialization of the university’s research. Previously, he was policy development director in the state Office of Policy and Management from 1984 to 1998, during which time he worked under four governors and three political parties, advising on economic development and environmental issues.
June 6, 2017