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Access new technology search features and an extended innovation database with new transformative technologies
fed into the platform by our member Academic Institutions, Research Labs, SMEs, Startups


Innovation requires dedication, passion and a free flow of ideas. Our members and visitors live this every day. Therefore, shouldn’t we? The iBridgeSM Network team is comprised of energetic, experienced professionals with a broad range of backgrounds including entrepreneurs, developers, communications specialists, academics, and business executives. Together they help the iBridgeSM Network stay ahead of the curve and deliver users with a valuable, rich experience to ensure the efficient movement of innovation from ideas to reality.

Intellectual Property Do's and Dont's
Key customer contacts are:

Bob Whitehouse

Bob Whitehouse


Bob has been with the iBridgeSM Network since 2005 and manages all things technical. With over 22 years of experience Bob has worked in the public, private, and nonprofit sectors primarily in life sciences and has held positions ranging from a software development to senior level management. Bob and his wife have a consulting company, ProSys, Inc., based in Overland Park, Kansas on the southern edge of Kansas City.

Bob holds a Bachelor of Science in Computer Science from the University of Kansas. In addition to spending his free time keeping up with a 10-year old and 6-year old twins, Bob enjoys coaching basketball, professional football, college sports, and keeping up with the financial markets.

February 11, 2009

13,634 members 17,789 innovations 176 organizations


Dr. Jörg Knäblein – Technology Scouting, Bayer Schering Pharma AG

"Through the iBridge Network, I was able to find a mouse model I was looking for. The collaboration available through the iBridge Network is crucial in driving innovation and I'll continue using it as a valued resource."  read more...