The AT Venture Center team has the technical, business and legal expertise to navigate the complex world of domestic and international licensing and the connections to the research communities that can overcome the typical organizational roadblocks that have kept the research and entrepreneurial communities in separate silos.

Our ability to start and facilitate communication between all channels from the research labs to the real world marketplaces make commercialization of even the most advanced technologies feasible for our clients.

 

Curriculum Vitae

Courses Created and Presented by Michael Crowley

  1. Corporate Governance & Risk Management: 

    1. Corporate Governance & Risk Management and Performance, China South Industries Group Corp.

    2. Concepts and Practices Linking Risk Management Programs to Executive Compensation: SOX, Dodd-Frank & Risk Management China South Group Corp.

    3. Creating Corporate Compliance Systems: SOX & Dodd-Frank, China South Group.

    4. Corporate Governance: Risk Management and Performance China Telecom Corporation Directors & Executive Management Delegation.

    5. Corporate Governance. Wuhan Business Delegation.

    6. Corporate Governance: Restructuring the Board of Directors to Meet International & SEC Rules & Regulations: The analysis of OECD Principles of Corporate Governance and the Common US model; State-owned Assets Supervision and Administration Commission (SASAC) Presidential and Directorate Delegation.

    7. Best Practices & Policies: Executive Compensation & Strategic Risk Management, State-owned Assets Supervision and Administration Commission (SASAC) Presidential and Directorate Delegation.

 

  1. US Technology & Science: Strategic Development & Management Practice

    1. U.S. Advanced Technology Practices, Products and an Analysis of Emerging Technology. Ministry of Industry and Information Technology.

    2. U.S. Advanced Technology Manufacturing: New Plans, Policies & Practices, China South Industries Group Delegation.

    3. An Evaluation of the US National Strategic Plan for Advanced Technology Manufacturing: Rebuilding America’s Manufacturing Competitiveness: Advanced Manufacturing Clusters, City of Hangzhou University & Science Delegation.

    4. Technology Development & Innovation Management Strategies for the 21st Century, Shanxi SASAC Delegation.

    5. Government Policies &Practices for Advanced IT & Manufacturing Development: Guizhou Province University, Technology and Science Delegation.

    6. U.S International Cooperation in Science and Technology: Advanced Technology Manufacturing Goals; Educational Reform & the Role of Community Colleges, Guizhou Province University, Technology & Science Delegation.

 

  1. Innovation, Management & Entrepreneurship: 

    1. Start-ups, Venture Capital, Innovation & Entrepreneurship: Business Plan Writing/Development & Mentorship/Incubator Management, Ministry of Industry and Information Technology, Innovation & Entrepreneurship Delegation.

    2. University of Virginia China Initiative Keynote Lecture: The Key Roles in Global Economic Success Being Played by Culture, Cultural Industries & Creativity… Leading to National Business & Technology Innovation: Wuhan Culture Delegation.

    3. Innovation and Entrepreneurship from Start-up to Market Acceptance: The “Secret” Formula for Creating the “Fearless Enterprise” Ministry of Industry and Information Technology.

    4. Understanding National Culture: The Role the Fear Plays in the Global Innovation Process: Is Fearlessness the Missing Puzzle Piece? China Aerospace Science & Industry Delegation.

    5. Innovation Management for Multinational Enterprises? An Analysis of the Role of Culture & the Creation of the Fearless Enterprise: “Sheepdog Management” China Telecom Corporation Directors & Executive Management Delegation.

    6. Understanding the Role of Small Business and Entrepreneurship in America: The US Recipe: Technology Innovation, Entrepreneurship and Creativity. Zhejiang Financial Industry Delegation.

    7. Innovation, Entrepreneurship & the Rebuilding and Remodeling of University Educational Practices in America, City of Hangzhou University & Science Delegation.

    8. Technology Innovation & Entrepreneurship, Nanjing University of Aeronautics and Astronautics Group.

    9. Innovation Management Strategies for the 21st Century, Taiyuan Municipal Government Delegation.

 

  1. Regulatory Compliance: Financial & Housing Industries etc. (SEC, Dodd-Frank, FCPA)

    1. US Antitrust Law, Practice & Enforcement: History & Legislation. PRC Ministry of Commerce Antitrust Delegation. 

    2. A Model Monopsony Antitrust Regulation Proposal: The Walmart Carrefour Dilemma, PRC Ministry of Commerce Antitrust Delegation.

    3. Property Seized by Federal Government or Turned Over to the Federal Government: Understanding the Basic U.S. Forfeiture/Seizure laws, practices and policies.  Ministry of Industry and Information Technology.

    4. An Analysis of U.S. FTC Rules & Regulations: Ministry of Industry and Information Technology.

    5. Cross Border M& A Issues: Understanding the Past & Vision of the Future: Ministry of Industry and Information Technology.

    6. An Analysis of the Impact on MNE of the New US Compliance Guidelines for Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA): SASAC Corporate Governance Delegation.

    7. Regulation of Foreign Banks: Creating a Roadmap to Enter the US Market, China Post Executive Management Banking Delegation.

    8. Understanding International Banking Risk Management Principles & Practices: Basel III Standards & Practices, China Post Group Executive Management & Banking Delegation.

    9. Impact of Government Intervention: Commercial Banking Strategic Risk Management, Jiangyin Banking, Finance & Investment Banking Delegation.

    10. International Banking Law: Basel III Compliance: Best Practices & Policies, Jiangyin Banking, Finance & Investment Banking Delegation.

    11. US Financial Regulation and Reform: Dodd-Frank & Consumer Protection, Jiangyin Banking, Finance & Investment Banking Delegation.

    12. Columbia University/Citibank China Initiative: Visiting Lecturer Series: Commercial Bank Risk Management: Post-Global Financial Crisis: Jiangyin Province Financial Delegation & Jiangyin Rural Commercial Bank Executive Management Group.

    13. General Overview of Global Financial Development and the Evolution of a New Global Financial & Regulatory Structure; Post-U.S. Financial Crisis, Jiangyin Bank of Commerce.

    14. The American Regulatory Banking Practices & Risk Management Policies: Dodd-Frank Analysis, Jiangyin Bank of Commerce.

    15. The History & Development of the Credit Rating System Industry. An Analysis of Credit Rating & Risk Management Technology Practices, Department of Market Supervision Ministry of Commerce (MOFCOM).

    16. US Government Housing Programs & Practices: Low Income Housing & Housing Project Finance, Ministry of Housing and Urban-Rural Development (MOHURD).

    17. U.S. Agricultural Credit: History, Programs & Risk Mitigation Practice. Agricultural Bank of China Delegation.

 

  1. eCommerce, Social Media & Cloud Computing: 

    1. Cloud Computing: History & Technology Analysis: Is Virtualization of the Death of the PC: The Next Stage…The Internet of Everything: Ministry of Commerce eCommerce & Technology Delegation.

    2. The Evolution and Future of the Web: 2.0, 3.0 & 4.0 & Beyond – The Internet of Everything. Ministry of Industry and Information Technology.

    3. Cloud Computing: Technology and Competitive Landscape Analysis: Amazon Still Leads the Pack. Ministry of Industry and Information Technology.

    4. eCommerce in the Retail Marketplace,…eTailing in America: Technology Tools & Techniques Shandong eCommerce Delegation.

    5. Web 3.0: The Rise of Social Media Shandong eCommerce Delegation.

    6. Global eCommerce Legislation & Regulatory Practices: FTC Compliance & Enforcement Shandong eCommerce Delegation.

    7. eCommerce & Information Technology Entrepreneurship, Development, Policy and Strategic Planning, Department of Information Technology Promotion, Ministry of Industry and Information Technology & China Center of Information Industry Development.

    8. eCommerce & Social Media: Technology & Innovation: Overview of US e-commerce and online retailing, Shandong eCommerce Delegation.

    9. International & FTC Regulation of eCommerce: International collaboration on investigation of illegal online retail activities, Shandong eCommerce Delegation. 

 

  1. Management: HR & Marketing:

    1. Solving the Global Marketing Puzzle: International Strategic Management & Marketing: Tips & Tools for Building CASIC’s 3 Year Global Marketing Plan, China Aerospace Science & Industry Delegation.

    2. Marketing Analysis and Strategy for the 21st Century: Social Media: Evolution or Revolution: SM…May Be the Pathway to Success…But Understanding Your Customer is the Key to Success (Steve Jobs & Apple), Ministry of Industry and Information Technology, eCommerce & Technology Delegation.

    3. What is Channel Management Anyway? An Analysis of the Best Practices and Latest Technology Innovations China Telecom Directors & Executive Management Delegation.

    4. Human Resources Management of Trade Associations China Council for the Promotion of International Trade (CCPIT).

    5. Human Capital Strategic Management, China South Industries Group.

    6. HR Management for Top Management Talent & Technical Experts, Recruitment & Retention Techniques, Nanjing University of Aeronautics and Astronautics Group.

    7. Human Capital Strategic Management Nanjing University of Aeronautics and Astronautics Group.

    8. Best Practices: HR & Risk Management in Large Corporations. China South Industries Group.

 

  1. Economics, Risk Management & Global Financial Crisis Analysis:

    1. The Butchers of Wall Street: Understanding the Root Causes of the Global Financial Crisis: People’s Bank of China Economics Delegation.

    2. The Butchers of Wall Street: Understanding the Root Causes of America’s Economic Crisis: Who Butchered the American Dream? Can America Ever Become “America” Again? Yes! Guizhou Province Financial Industry Delegation.

    3. Global Asset Bubble Economics (Dot.com, Housing, Sovereign/Government Debt, Maritime Shipping & China Exports PRC National Banking, Housing & Economic Delegation. 

    4. An Analysis of the US & PRC Housing Markets: When does a Boom become a Bubble: The “Shilling” Behavioral Economics Models: PRC National Housing & Economic Delegation.

    5. The Financial Model and Mechanism of the Maritime Shipping Industry: Globalization of Risk, Bubbles, Understanding Talib’s “Black Swan” Model. PRC Maritime Banking & Economics Industries Delegation.

    6. Tax Policy: The Role of Taxation in Creating or Abating Income and Economic Inequality - China South, China South Industries Group Delegation.

    7. Understanding the Occupy Wall Street Movement; The Role of Growing Income and Wealth Disparity on the Long Term Prospects for the Health of the US Economy and Our Vital Middle Class. Henan Financial Delegation.

    8. Overview of U.S. Real Estate Market in a Post-Financial-Crisis era. Henan Financial Delegation.

    9. Overview of US Economy & Housing Industry - Post-Financial Crisis Analysis, Henan Financial Delegation.

    10. Overview of Long-term U.S. Economic & Technology Investment Policies & the Resultant Impact on Domestic & International Economic Development in Post-Financial Crisis Era: Asset Bubble Analysis Techniques. Henan Financial Delegation.

    11. The Role Played by US Credit Rating Companies in the US Financial Crisis: What went wrong & why it went wrong. Credit Rating Reform & Legislation, Department of Market Supervision Ministry of Commerce (MOFCOM). 

    12. Financial Globalization and its impact on Credit Risk Management, Chinese Academy of International Trade and Economic Cooperation (MOFCOM).

    13. The History & Development of the Credit Rating System Industry. An Analysis of Credit Rating & Risk Management Technology Practices, Department of Market Supervision Ministry of Commerce (MOFCOM). 

 

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