The Hurdles of Technology Transfer
Educational Technology Volume 32, Number 5, ISSN 0013-1962
Potential problems in transferring technology from an idea to a product used by an organization occur in the areas of sponsorship, organization, and timing. Strategies for overcoming barriers include cultivating support, planning, education, cost-benefit analysis, understanding organizational structure, facilitating change, being sensitive to the effects of technology on users, and evaluating the technology in terms of stability and acceptance. (MES)
Whitten, W.B. (1992). The Hurdles of Technology Transfer. Educational Technology, 32(5), 19-24.