Diagnostic and Defense Technology Analysts, Inc. Announces Partnership with Apprimo

SAN DIEGO, CA October 1, 2017 — Diagnostic and Defense Technology Analysts, Inc. (DTA) today announced a licensing agreement with Apprimo, a business spin-out from Münster University of Applied Sciences. Through this agreement DTA will market and support Apprimo’s on-line software tool TechAdvance™ for technology assessment and portfolio management.

Developed through research and in collaboration with commercialization practitioners and partners, TechAdvance™ supports the often-challenging task of managing technology portfolios. It directly addresses the need to improve the success rate of research and innovation projects and provides a system considered to be more organized and transparent the assessment and improvement of those projects.

The TechAdvance ™ system quantifies and categorizes technologies into a seamless and user-friendly process by producing in depth reports that users say are easy to read and provide insight into any R&D project regardless of the Technical Readiness Level (TRL).

“We are thrilled to have DTA join us in helping with the commercialization of science and technology in the Skåne Region of Sweden”, said Dr. Todd Davey, President of Apprimo and one of the inventors of TechAdvance™. “We look forward to a fruitful relationship that will increase the rate of commercial success and ROI for technological innovation.”

About Apprimo

Apprimo is a spin-out company from the Science-to-Business Marketing Research Centre at the Münster University of Applied Sciences, Germany. The company was founded in 2010 out of a market need for methods to facilitate improved university-business cooperation and to improve innovation ROI. The tools and methods created through the research of the Science-to-Business Marketing Research Centre form the basis for the company. A close working relationship with the center offers continual development in line with the world's best practices.

About DTA

DTA is an international commercialization company that provides market intelligence, technology assessments and other commercialization services. DTA is located in Lund, Sweden at Medicon Village.