Technology Partnerships Office

TPO Mission Statement: To build and sustain technology partnering activities between the NIST laboratories and U.S. industries in the public and at the federal, state, and local levels of the U.S. government. TPO intends to promote U.S. innovation and industrial competitiveness across the Federal government through efforts by NIST and the Department of Commerce.


  • NIST Technology Partnerships Office
    100 Bureau Drive, mail stop 2200
    Gaithersburg, MD 20899-2200

    NIST Inquiries/Directory: 301-975-6478

    TPO Telephone: 301-975-2573
    TPO Fax: 301-975-3482
    TTY: 800-877-8339