PAST CONSULTING REPORTS, PRESENTATIONS and NOTIFICATIONS


Eulogy for Dr. Roger Voyer, who died June 15, 2017, prepared and presented by Richard Clayton, Ottawa, ON.

 

CLARKE'S SIXTEEN FUNCTIONS OF EFFECTIVE R&D MANAGEMENT - Summary of the Important Activities that Make Up the Effective R&D Manager's Role , Clarke-Reavley Consultants, February, 2015

Intellectual Property Management Policies and Practices Used by Canada's Science-Based Departments and Agencies: Do They Support or Hinder Technology Transfer and S&T Collaboration, Report to the Interdepartmental Knowledge Translation and Commercialization Working Group, co-chaired by Industry Canada and the National Research Council, Ottawa, ON, May, 2008 (Updated slightly to reflect major changes in 2012/13), January, 2014

Management and Leadership of Research Scientists and Engineers: Why Are We Mismanaging a Strategic Human Resource?, Presented to Members of the InnoClub Meeting, June 13, 2007, Shanghai, China (Html version)

Management and Leadership of Research Scientists and Engineers: Why Are We Mismanaging a Strategic Human Resource?, Presented to Members of the InnoClub Meeting, June 13, 2007, Shanghai, China (PDF version)

Letter from Shanghai: Teaching Chinese R&D Managers, published in Research-Technology Management, Vol. 50, No. 1, January-February, 2007, p. 4-5

Development of an R&D Management Self-Assessment Tool, National Research Council (developed in collaboration with Hickling Arthurs Low) June, 2005

Ending the Employment Discrimination Against the Citizens of Vancouver Island, Bowen Island and the Gulf Islands, February 20, 2005

Practices Employed by Science-based Organizations to Determine the Salary, Compensation and Promotion, and Career Paths of Research Scientists: A Literature Review. Environment Canada, February, 2003 (Html version)

Practices Employed by Science-based Organizations to Determine the Salary, Compensation and Promotion, and Career Paths of Research Scientists: A Literature Review. Environment Canada, February, 2003 (PDF Version)

Getting Technlogy from the Feds: Cakewalk or Quicksand?, published in VIATec Magazine, Vol. 2, No. 1, November, 2002, p.9

Unique Features of an R&D Work Environment and Managing Research Scientists and Engineers. Rev. October, 2001, published in Knowledge, Technology & Policy, Vol. 15, No. 3, Fall, 2002, pp. 58-69

Public Sector Technology Transfer Outside Canada and Suggestions for Improvement to Technology Transfer/IP Management from Canadian Researchers, presentation to the Federal Partners in Technology Transfer, September, 2002

Survey to Determine the Strategic Intellectual Property Management Framework Used by Science-Based Government Departments in Australia, Canada, Germany, the U.K. and the U.S. and their Approach to the Management of Laboratory Research Notebooks for Legal Purposes, Federal Partners in Technology Transfer, July, 2002

Study of the Economic and Quality of Life Impacts of Research and Other Projects Conducted by the Mineral Technology Branch of CANMET, Natural Resources Canada, June, 2002

Management and Leadership of Scientists: How Can We Improve?, Managing in the Modern Laboratory, Vol. 6, No. 2, 2002, pp. 23-27

Why Do We Still Not Apply What We Know About Managing R&D Personnel?, Research-Technology Management, Vol. 45, No. 2, March-April, 2002, pp. 9-11

Comparison of Level of Support for R&D Activities in the Canadian Forest Service with that of Other Government Research Organizations, The Canadian Forest Service, March, 2002

Why Canada Needs a Technology Transfer Act, February 2002 (Exec Sum)

Why Canada Needs a Technology Transfer Act, February 2002 (Full Report)

Management and Leadership of Scientists, Presentation to the 22nd Annual Conference of the Analytical Laboratory Managers' Association: "Beyond Motivation to Engagement", October 31-November 2, 2001, League City, Texas. (Html version)

Management and Leadership of Scientists, Presentation to the 22nd Annual Conference of the Analytical Laboratory Managers' Association: "Beyond Motivation to Engagement", October 31-November 2, 2001, League City, Texas. (PDF version)

Organizational Structures and Practices Used in the Management of Intellectual Property in Science Based Organizations with Geographically Separated Research Centres, Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada and NRC, August, 2001 (Html version)

Organizational Structures and Practices Used in the Management of Intellectual Property in Science Based Organizations with Geographically Separated Research Centres, Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada and NRC, August, 2001 (PDF version)

Support and Encouragement of Technology Transfer in Publicly Funded R&D Institutions in Selected Countries, Federal Partners in Technology Transfer, March 2001

Impact of Canada's Patent System and Public Sector Technology Transfer System on the Growth of the Biotechnology Industry In Canada, Canadian Biotechnology Advisory Committee, March 2001 Html version

Impact of Canada's Patent System and Public Sector Technology Transfer System on the Growth of the Biotechnology Industry In Canada, Canadian Biotechnology Advisory Committee, March 2001 PDF Version

Technology Commercialization, Technology Transfer, Technical Entrepreneurship, Management of Technology and Intellectual Property Management Workshops, Seminars, Programs and Courses in Canada and the United States, Federal Partners in Technology Transfer, March, 2001

Impact of Canada's Stand on the Patentability of Higher Life Forms on the Growth of the Biotechnology Industry in Canada, January, 2001

Evaluation of R&D Programs and R&D Personnel: A Review of the Literature, Revised, 2000. Originally written in 1986

Evaluation of R&D Programs and R&D Personnel: A Review of the Literature, Revised, 2000. Originally written in 1986, PDF Version

International Comparison of Forest Sector S&T Funding and Management in Canada, the U.S.A. Sweden and Brazil, Canadian Forest Service, July, 1999

Determination of the Feasibility of Expanding Health Canada's Health Protection Branch's Technology Transfer Activities : Pros and Cons, Health Canada, Exec. Summary, May, 1999

Determination of the Feasibility of Expanding Health Canada's Health Protection Branch's Technology Transfer Activities : Pros and Cons, Health Canada, Full Report, May, 1999

Identification of Opportunities and Barriers to Marketing the Products and Services of the Science Branch of the Maritimes Region of Fisheries and Oceans Exec. Summary, Canada, DFO, July, 1998

Identification of Opportunities and Barriers to Marketing the Products and Services of the Science Branch of the Maritimes Region of Fisheries and Oceans Full Report, Canada, DFO, July, 1998

Preparing the Engineer or Scientist for Management, Stargate Consultants Limited, 1997

Preparation of Intellectual Property Policy paper for R&D Branch, Department of National Defence, Ottawa, Ontario, March, 1997.

A Report on the Differences Between R&D Personnel and Health Science Professionals in Regards to Forms of Reward and Recognition Sought, Stargate Consultants, March, 1997

Salary/Promotion Systems Used by Private and Public Research Organizations in Australia, England, Germany and the U.S.A., March, 1997

Review of the R&D Management Literature Concerned with Career Management of Scientific Personnel., Rev. Feb. 1997.

Danger - Management Fad Ahead! [Published in Research-Technology Management, Jan.-Feb., 1997]

Focus and Expected Impact of Rewards, Recognition and Incentives for Research Engineers and Scientists in Canadian Government R&D Laboratories, Dec. 1996.

Principles and Practices Adopted by Canadian Science-Based Government Departments and Agencies to Facilitate Technology Transfer to the Private Sector, Exec. Sum., Industry Canada, Nov. 1996

Principles and Practices Adopted by Canadian Science-Based Government Departments and Agencies to Facilitate Technology Transfer to the Private Sector, FULL REPORT, Industry Canada, Nov. 1996

Value of Attendance of Scientists and Engineers at Scientific/Engineering Conferences: Motivations and Recognition Factor., Nov. 1996. (html version)

Value of Attendance of Scientists and Engineers at Scientific/Engineering Conferences: Motivations and Recognition Factor., Nov. 1996. (PDF version)

Organizational Climate, Productivity and Creativity in an R&D Organization., Nov. 1996 (Exec. Summary)

Organizational Climate, Productivity and Creativity in an R&D Organization., Nov. 1996 (Full PDF Report)

Main Points Put Forward by Attendees at a Liberal Caucus Sponsored Meeting on the Commercialization of Government Science, Vancouver, B.C., November 14, 1996

Review of Business Development Activities in Government and Private Sector Research Institutes in the UK and Holland, Defence R&D Canada, Exec. Summary, September, 1996.

Review of Business Development Activities in Government and Private Sector Research Institutes in the UK and Holland, Defence R&D Canada, Full Report, September, 1996.

Recommended Changes to the Present Superannuation Plan for Research Scientists and Engineers to Facilitate Maintaining a More Creative Scientific Work Force. Prepared by Thomas E. Clarke, for the Canadian Government Working Group on Rewards, Recognition and Incentives, sponsored by the National Research Council of Canada, July, 1996.

Review of R&D Management Literature Concerned with Technology Transfer Between Government Laboratories and Industry., Exec. Summary, Industry Canada, Aug. 1996.

Review of R&D Management Literature Concerned with Technology Transfer Between Government Laboratories and Industry., FULL REPORT, Industry Canada, Aug. 1996.

Royalty Based Compensation Systems for Government Inventors and Innovators, July, 1996

Review of the R&D Management Literature Concerned with Career Management of Scientific Personnel, Environment Canada, February, 1996

Review of Literature on Reward and Recognition for R&D Personnel, National Research Council, Feb. 1996

Review of Award Plans for Inventors and Innovators, Environment Canada, December, 1995

Determination of the Status of the Federal Government Policy on Ownership of Intellectual Property Arising from Procurement Contracts., Exec. Summary, Industry Canada, October, 1995.

Determination of the Status of the Federal Government Policy on Ownership of Intellectual Property Arising from Procurement Contracts., Full Report, Industry Canada, October, 1995.

Scientists and Engineers as R&D Managers, published in the R&D Innovator, 1993, pp. 9-10

Training and Development in the Science Sector of the Department of Fisheries and Oceans, Report for DFO, Stargate Consultants Limited, July, 1992

Unleashing Canada's Technological Tiger or Teaching the Horse to Drink, Science Council of Canada, 1992

Review of R&D Management Practices in Selected Laboratories in Canada and Abroad, Energy, Mines and Resources Canada, March, 1991

Reasons for and the Impact of the Recent Decline in Enrolment in Technology Programs Offered by Ontario Colleges of Applied Arts and Technology, College Affairs Branch, Ministry of Colleges and Universities, Government of Ontario, May, 1989

Report Card: Thirteen Years Later - the Colleges Report on Progress, Elizabeth Theriault, Dean of Technology, Sheridan College and Executive of the Heads of Technology, Ontario

Problems Faced by R&D Managers in Canadian Federal Government Laboratories, Stargate Consultants Limited, 1987, published in R&D Management, Vol. 18, No. 1, January, 1988, pp. 33-44 (Co-authored with Jean Reavley)

Testing the Foundations: Study on the State and Organization of Basic Research in Ontario, Prepared by Graham Orpwood, of Orpwood Associates Inc, Toronto, ON, and Thomas E. Clarke, Stargate Consultants Limited, Ottawa, ON, December, 1987

Impact of Courses on Technical Entrepreneurship on Engineering Students, Report by Jean Reavley, Stargate Consultants Limited, Nanaimo, B.C., February, 1987

Canadian Transportation Microelectronics Opportunities and Capabilities: Real or Imaginary?, Report prepared for the Transportation Research and Development Branch of Transport Canada, Ottawa, ON, October, 1984

Industrial Innovation Centres: Are They For You?, The Business Graduate, Spring, 1982, pp 8-9

Instrumentation and Process Control Market Opportunities in Western Canada, Prepared for the Economic Analysis and Research Bureau of the B.C. Ministry of Industry and Small Business Development, by Ken Roueche of the Bureau and Thomas E. Clarke of Stargate Consultants Limited, Vancouver, B.C., July, 1981

Educating Technical Entrepreneurs and Innovators for the 1980's, Technovation, Vol. 1, 1981, pp. 125-134

Beyond the Lab Door, presentation at the 35th Annual Conference of the Canadian Association of Physicists, McMaster University, June, 16, 1980

R&D Budgeting in Canadian Companies, Science Council of Canada, Ottawa, May, 1980

Educating Technical Entrepreneurs and Innovators for the 1980's, Presented at Queens University Conference on Small Business Management, January, 1980

Managing Your Technology-Based Company, Ch. 11 in "The Technical Entrepreneur, Press Porcepic Ltd, Victoria, 1979

An R&D/Innovation Management Training Program for Canada, Working Paper, Ministry of State for Science and Technology, July, 1974

Decision-Making in Technologically Based Organizations: A Literature Survey of Present Practices, IEEE Transactions on Engineering Management, Vol. EM-21, No. 1, February, 1974, pp. 9-23 (Also published as a report of the Ministry of State for Science and Technology, Ottawa, ON, 1974

The MBA Syndrome, The Canadian Marketer, Summer, 1973, pp. 7-10

Research Scientists: prima donnas or dedicated professionals, Canadian Research & Development, July-August, 1971, pp.38 & 21

The Work Environment and Mental Health, Studies in Personnel Psychology, Vol. 3, No. 2, October, 1971, pp. 83-96


 

 

 

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