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The Oklahoma Center for the Advancement of Science & Technology

2007 Summer Grant

Writing Institute

Steve Paris

Technology Information Services

& Oklahoma Innovations

background
Background

Established in 1987 as the state’s only agency for technology-based economic development

Governed by the Oklahoma Science Technology Research and Development (OSTRaD) Board of Directors

ocast
OCAST

The only state agency whose sole mission is technology based economic development

Objective: Advance economic development in Oklahoma through science and technology

Purpose: Help start, grow and sustain technology businesses that create quality jobs and wealth in Oklahoma

the ocast model
The OCAST Model
  • Highly Competitive
  • Outside Peer Review
  • Catalyst for Collaboration Between State Government, the Private Sector, and Higher Education
  • Technical Advisory Committees
ocast s return on investment
OCAST’S Return on Investment

Since 1987 – FY2006:

$139 Million $2.4 Billion

State Private and

Appropriations Federal Funding

ROI = 17:1

ocast programs
OCAST Programs
  • Health Research
    • New Scientist
  • Applied Research
  • Small Business Research Assistance
  • Inventors Assistance
  • Commercialization Center
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OCAST Programs
  • Oklahoma Manufacturers Alliance
  • Oklahoma Aerospace Institute
  • Plant Sciences Research
  • Nanotechnology Applications
  • Seed Capital Fund
ocast funding process
OCAST Funding Process
  • Announced through “requests for proposals” – posted on OCAST website
  • Competitive and peer reviewed
    • Education and experience most important
  • Funding provided through a direct contract with OCAST as a reimbursement for research completed
emerging technologies
Emerging Technologies
  • Advanced Materials/ Nanotechnology
  • Energy
  • Bioscience/Biotechnology
  • Electronics/Sensors
  • Information Technology
  • Meteorological Science
other success stories
Other Success Stories
  • Noble Foundation, Ardmore
  • Techrizon, Lawton
  • IMTEC, Ardmore
  • Precision Design, Weatherford
  • Ekips, Norman
  • Nordam, Tulsa
  • Meshcentric, Claremore
more about ocast
More About OCAST

Listen to Oklahoma Innovations on the OCAST radio network:

Tulsa - Saturday @ 5 am on KRMG AM 740

Altus - Saturday @ 6 am on KCCU FM 89.9

Ardmore - Saturday @ 6 am on KLCU FM 90.3

Chickasha - Saturday @ 6 am on KCCU FM 100.1

Clinton - Saturday @ 6 am on KYCU FM 89.1

Duncan - Saturday @ 6 am on KCCU FM 89.3

Lawton/Fort Sill - Saturday @ 6 am on KCCU FM 89.3

Wichita Falls TX - Saturday @ 6 am on KMCU FM 88.7

Oklahoma City - Sunday @ 5 pm on KTOK AM 1000

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More About OCAST

Visit the OCAST web site: www.ocast.state.ok.us

Steve Paris

405/319-8405

[email protected]

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