Technology Database

BIC’s living database captures technology descriptions, reference materials, sources, and feasibility assessments. It organizes the hundreds of technologies, ideas, and applied learnings discovered during each new search…that are added to the thousands already recorded over the years. The technologies are organized as follows:

Technology Platforms

Groups of Effect Areas with a common purpose

Effect Areas

Groups of Technology Sets that deliver a common effect

Technology Sets

Groups of like technologies

Seed Technologies

Individual technologies within each Technology Set linked to the search objectives