Affiliated Experts

Lori Pressman

Independent Consultant; Formerly Assistant Director, Technology Licensing Office, MIT

Analysis Group Contact
Carla Mulhern 

M.S.E.E., Fu Foundation School of Engineering, Columbia University
Summary of Experience:
Ms. Pressman is an independent consultant providing advisory services to start-ups and venture capital companies.  From 1989 until 2000, she was employed by the Massachusetts Institute of Technology in the Technology Licensing Office, where she served as Technology Licensing Officer from 1989 to 1995 and Assistant Director from 1996 to 2000. Previously, she was a practicing engineer at Lasertron, Inc., and a member of the Solid State Materials Research Laboratory at Bell Laboratories. Ms. Pressman chaired the Survey Statistics and Metrics Committee of the Association of University Technology Managers from 1999-2001, and has consulted to the OECD and the NIH on academic technology transfer metrics and policy.