March 12 - 15 The Diplomat Beach Resort Hollywood, Florida USA Attend the 2017 Annual Meeting and you’ll learn why AUTM is the gold standard for professional development in technology transfer. Your opportunity to network with industry, investors, and nearly every academic research institution in the world in one location is here. Gain more knowledge, build stronger relationships and bringing greater value to your office. If you are responsible for marketing, valuation, protecting, licensing or negotiating university intellectual property, or, you are searching for intellectual property to license, we look forward to seeing you in Hollywood, Florida, March 12 – 15, 2017. Registration > > > Hotel and Travel > > > Program > > > Schedule at a Glance > > > Highlights & Networking > > > Professional Development > > > Sponsorship Opportunities > > > Exhibit >>> Moderator Resource Center>>> Speaker Resource Center>>> Explore the many things to see and do in Greater Ft. Lauderdale, Florida! Networking At the AUTM Annual Meeting, you're not just visiting with old friends — although that happens, too! — you're making important business connections and working deals. AUTM makes this easy through our partnering tool, AUTM Connect™. Free Networking Webinar Watch this FREE webinar on effective partnering. Whether you are a first-time attendee or seasoned veteran, this webinar will show you how to be more productive at the conference. Learn how AUTM Connect™ can help you schedule your meetings, market your technologies and much more. Training on Hottest Topics Programming for the AUTM Annual Meeting is developed by technology transfer professionals who represent a range of institutions — large, small, public and private universities, industry representatives, government agencies and hospitals and research institutions. Your colleagues work hard to ensure that the AUTM Annual Meeting delivers timely, relevant sessions to help you succeed in technology transfer. AUTM will also provide each attendee with conference session recordings. Career Advancement The deals you make and the training you receive at the AUTM Annual Meeting can help you prepare for increased responsibility or even your next position. Attendance at the AUTM Annual Meeting will also count toward your Registered Technology Transfer Professional (RTTP) and Certified Licensing Professional (CLP) designations, as well as your Continuing Legal Education (CLE). Submit Your Topic for 2018 After the AUTM 2017 Annual Meeting comes to a close, save the date for the 2018 Annual Meeting, Feb 18 -21 in Phoenix, Arizona, at the JW Marriott Desert Ridge Resort & Spa. The deadline is April 17, 2017, to submit topics for the 2018 meeting. Submit your abstract by clicking here. For the complete list of future AUTM Annual Meetings, click here.