Crosstalk: Research Repository

CrossTalk is a repository of information about research and strategy from Steve Cross, Georgia Tech's Chief Research Officer.

This page is updated regularly with research strategy-related documents and papers.

Cross has published widely on leadership, innovation, culture change, software engineering, and technology transition. He also supports studies by the National Research Council; serves as a government and industry consultant; and provides testimony to Congress.

A selection of his publications and testimonies may be found below.

Those with a Georgia Tech login may also access an archive of personal messages from Cross.

If you have questions or comments about any of the items below, please contact us directly through our contact form.

Steve Cross Messages

Read Steve's latest message and access the message archive (GT login required).

Crosstalk Messages

Published Papers and State/Federal Testimony

Putting Innovation in Place: Georgia Tech’s Innovation Neighbourhood of ‘Tech Square’ 

Presented at the European Conference on Innovation and Entrepreneurism, September 2015. 


To be published in Innovation Intermediaries for Entrepreneurship and Innovation: Case Studies and Perspectives, 2015. 

Published in the Proceedings of the 9th European Conference on Innovation and Entrepreneurship, September 2014


A Leadership Model for the Research University

3rd International Conference on Leadership, Technology and Innovation Management, November 2013


A Systems Approach to a Research University's Research and Innovation Strategy

Proceedings of the International Institute of Industrial Engineering Conference, June 2013


A Model to Guide Organizational Adaptation

Proceedings of the 2013 IEEE International Technology Management Conference & 19th ICE Conference, June 2013


Strategic Considerations in Leading an Innovation Ecosystem

The GSTF Journal on Business Review, vol. 2, no. 3, 2013


A Case Study of a Research University’s Role in an Innovation Ecosystem

Proceedings of the 2nd Annual International Conference on Innovation and Entrepreneurship, July 2012


Dr. Stephen Cross, Testimony Before U.S. House Armed Services Committee Defense Business Panel

January 2012

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