Track A

A5 Bridging the Chasm: Industrial Sponsored Research and Startups

Track: Industry/Academic Partnerships

Target Audience: All Audiences

Moderator
Christopher Noble, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)

Speakers
Kathleen A. Denis, The Rockefeller University
Duke Leahey, Nidus Partners
Kelly B. Sexton, North Carolina State University

Universities need more industrial-sponsored research and also need to spin out more startups. How do we turn these two objectives from competitors to partners? The panelists will discuss what has worked, lessons learned and how lessons learned can be applied to your university. We'll also go over current trends as well as various partnership models involving incubators and corporate venture capital.

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