Publications

Jonathan Aberman and Amplifier Ventures have published many reports on topics of innovation and economic development for public and private clients. 

Public examples of Amplifier Ventures innovation consulting work in economic development include:

A report on the opportunities for developing a vibrant innovation ecosystem in the Greater Washington region delivered to the 2030 Group: 2030 Group Report Final

Analysis of the Greater Washington region’s cybersecurity industry and development recommendations for Montgomery County, Maryland. MCEDC Report (final)

A first of its kind census of the Greater Washington Cybersecurity companies. Local cybersecurity census reveals untapped opportunity

A comparison of Merger and Acquisition patterns in Silicon Valley and the Greater Washington region. M&A in DC and Silicon Valley

Public examples of work product prepared for governmental bodies to assist in efforts to connect entrepreneurs and startups with governmental programs and innovation resources include:

A survey of government innovation techniques and opportunities to assist national security agencies in reaching entrepreneurs and non traditional sources of innovation. Building a Bigger Tent for Technology Innovators

A comprehensive analysis of the United States Federal Lab establishment and recommendations for processes to engage entrepreneurs and startups. Department of Defense Laboratories – FINAL

A report analyzing the venture capital industry prepared for the National Economic Council of the White House. Abermanvcwhitepaper