Ben Rockney

  • Technology Licensing Officers
Ben Rockney

Technology Licensing Officer

  • Medical Devices

Assistant: Kelley Baer
kcbaer@mit.edu 

Ben recently joined the TLO after a 30 year career leading product development teams bringing to market new technologies in electronic imaging, medical devices, life sciences instrumentation, and drug development. His experience spans both large companies (DuPont and PerkinElmer) and startups (SRU Biosystems, X-BODY Biosciences, and Akeso Biomedical) in the life science and medical device fields. Recently he sat “on the other side of the table,” consulting for a technology venture development firm forming new companies around technologies licensed from universities and government laboratories. He holds a B.A. in physics from Carleton College and an M.S. and Ph.D. in Applied Physics from Cornell University.

 

Expertise:

  • Medical, Industrial, and Consumer Electronic Imaging
  • Life Sciences Instrumentation
  • Medical Devices
  • Cell-Based Assays and Drug Development
  • System Engineering and Product Development