Upcoming AUTM Events

Bayh-Dole Reporting and Highlights for iEdison Software Upgrade
Jul 7, 2015
Join us for this webinar and learn more about the recent iEdison software upgrade. Hear highlights of the upgrade, why it happened, what has changed and how these changes will ultimately benefit institutions, iEdison and the entire Bayh-Dole reporting process.

2015 Central Region Meeting
Jul 20 - Jul 22, 2015

AUTM Successful Practices in Small Technology Transfer Offices
Jul 21 - Jul 22, 2015
The AUTM Small Office course is designed specifically for technology transfer professionals working in small offices. This course will be beneficial to those with an interest in starting a new technology transfer office or who already have an existing small office and would like to grow existing efforts dramatically.

Australia IP Through The Lens of A Tech Transfer Office
Jul 28, 2015
Interested in learning more about international intellectual property? Join this webinar and learn about Australia patent, it’s legal system as well as tips and traps of licensing and other technology transfer agreements.

How to Choose an Exciting Career Path In Tech Transfer
Aug 4, 2015
Thinking about a career in technology transfer? Join this free webinar and listen to presenters discuss the best ways to research tech transfer as a career path. Attendees will gain an appreciation for mentorship in this career, understand the different roles in a tech transfer office and discover the fine balance of science, business and law in the tech transfer field.

Communication Technologies
Aug 11 - Aug 12, 2015
This event will include a reverse showcase of presentations from our industry partners highlighting technological areas of interest and how to best work with their company; short panel sessions dealing with technology transfer topics relevant to communication and related industries; and plenty of opportunities for one-on-one partnering. Join us at the Georgia Tech Global Learning Center for a comprehensive discussion on the challenges and opportunities in the communication sectors.

Meeting the Challenges of TTO Royalty & Equity Distributions
Aug 12, 2015
Register for this webinar and listen to presenters discuss the framework of policies and procedures for distributing licensing as well as useful tools that can help technology transfer professionals smoothly carry out important administrative tasks. This is a can’t miss webinar!

Triage - How to Evaluate Early Stage Technologies
Aug 18, 2015
Join and listen to experts explain the basics of invention disclosure evaluation and selection, using the triage technique. Presenters will take a step-by-step approach when describing both invention disclosure evaluation and triage. Useful tools for the triage process, including checklist and patent searches will also be provided. Register to learn more!

2015 Eastern Region Meeting
Aug 31 - Sep 1, 2015

2015 Western Region Meeting
Sep 10 - Sep 11, 2015
The AUTM 2015 Western Region Meeting encourages interaction between colleagues from the Western United States and Canada. Join other AUTM Western Region members in Calgary, Canada for an exciting program of educational and networking events designed to provide insights for experienced and new technology transfer professionals.

AUTM Essentials Course
Oct 5 - Oct 7, 2015
The Essentials course brings individuals from diverse backgrounds and levels of experience to a common understanding of the fundamental goals and processes of academic technology transfer. The course builds skills and resources necessary to function effectively at evaluating inventions and negotiating license agreements.

Oct 5 - Oct 7, 2015
The TOOLS Course is designed for professionals responsible for the administration of a technology transfer office. The workshops provide a fundamental understanding of technology transfer and the patent and licensing processes. The critical issues of compliance and using iEdison will be explored, along with finding efficient ways to manage and utilize large volumes of information and data. The complexities of finance matters including budgeting, tracking expenses and managing the receipt and distribution of licensing revenue will also be examined.