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- Academic Studies
Sharing of industry information.
- Administrative & Operations
This track is designed for professionals responsible for the administration of a technology transfer office.
- Advocacy and Internal Communications
Focuses on effectively communicating - to the world -our goals, our roles and our successes in the field of technology transfer.
- Global Issues
This track provides insights for international technology transfer transactions and agreements, and compares viewpoints of practitioners in other countries.
- Industry/Academic Partnerships
Provides keys to working with industrial partners to build effective collaborations, with a focus on managing and then meeting the expectations of all parties.
- IP Trends and Successful Practices
Provides the latest changes to the intellectual property (IP) landscape and their impact on strategies of various forms of IP.
- Licensing Successful Practices
Introduces various approaches for addressing common licensing issues and optimizing licensing strategies for academic innovations.
- Marketing Successful Practices
Focuses on positioning technologies so that they are visible to a target audience and examines how to use existing and emerging networks and media to market available technologies.
- Nuts and Bolts of Technology Transfer
Covers core strategies and best practices for utilizing the disparate skill sets common to the technology transfer professional.
- Startups and Gap Funding
Addresses a variety of issues relevant to building and sustaining new ventures, and to bridging the valley of death, both in academic setting and in a related startup environment.
Addresses specialized topics and knowledge bases not covered by standard technology transfer courses.