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    TLI's Kirk Froggatt on Reducing Risks, Achieving Commercial Success

    In a blog post for MIN-Corps  a joint initiative among three colleges/institutes at the University of Minnesota with the goal of increasing research-based technology commercialization capabilities and activities  TLI's Kirk Froggatt outlines how to mitigate risks associated with innovation and entrepreneurship to establish product-market fit to achieve commercial success. Froggatt is a senior fellow at TLI and Gemini Chair in Technology Management. His expertise includes leadership and organization development in high-tech and innovation-based organization, change management and more.

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    TLI's Mike Rozin Explains Signs that Could Prevent Terror Attacks

    TLI faculty member and security expert Michael Rozin spoke with Kare 11 about signs that could prevent terror attacks, from the December assassination of Russia's ambassador to Turkey to the January shooting at the Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport. Rozin is a professor in the M.S. in Security Technologies degree program at TLI.

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    TLI's Mike Johnson Discusses Security for 2017 Presidential Inauguration

    Mike Johnson, director of graduate studies for TLI's M.S. in Security Technologies degree program, talked with Kare 11 about risk assessment around large-scale events such as the 2017 presidential inauguration.

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    TLI's Mike Rozin on Improving Airport Security Measures

    Following the fatal shooting that took place at the Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport on January 6, TLI faculty member and security expert Michael Rozin speaks with reporters about how airport security procedures could be improved to potentially prevent fatal attacks. Rozin is a professor in the M.S. in Security Technologies program at TLI:

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    MOT Professor Dr. Dileep Rao Explores How Inexperienced Entrepreneurs Can Make Successful Companies in Emerging Industries

    In a Forbes article, MOT faculty member Dr. Dileep Rao, PhD, writes about how inexperienced entrepreneurs  from Bill Gates and Steve Jobs to Mark Zuckerberg and Jeff Bezos  were able to start and build great companies that dominate their industries. Dr. Rao has more than 20 years of experiencing financing businesses and ventures using venture capital, leases, debt and subordinated debt.

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    MDI Student Determined to Bring Prosthetic Device to Countries with Large Numbers of Amputees

    One of the most common reasons that students seek out our MDI is that they wanted to improve health care and quality of life without going through medical school. The rigorous leadership-focused, technology-driven program empowers students like George Daniel, a student in the 2017 MDI cohort, to transform their ideas into commercially successful products as rapidly and as effectively as possible.
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    MOT Alumnus, TLI Advisory Board Member Comments on Medical-Imaging Software That Renders 3D View of Anatomy

    Ken Merdan  an alumnus from the M.S. in Management of Technology 2005 cohort and now an advisory board member at TLI  is quoted in a Bloomberg article, commenting on the benefits of virtual reality medical imaging software. Merdan is a senior research and development fellow at medical-device maker Boston Scientific.

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    TLI Security Expert Michael Rozin Discusses ISIS Presence in Minnesota

    Michael Rozin, a faculty member at the Technological Leadership Institute (TLI) at the University of Minnesota, speaks with KSTP TV about fighting terror recruitment in Minnesota, which ranked second for terror threats since 9/11, according to a U.S. Homeland Security Committee analysis. Rozin is a professor in the M.S. in Security Technologies program at TLI.