Upcoming AUTM Events

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.

License Agreements: Fixing Historical Messes & Getting Your Funds In Order!
Sep 17, 2015
Join us for this webinar and learn how to keep your financials in order by initiating, tracking and confirming existing transactions. Presenters will give advice on how to keep track and ensure your financial records are accurate and complete, and give you additional tips on how to keep them this way!

Developing A Need-Driven Innovations Portfolio
Sep 22, 2015
Interested in learning how to promote translational innovation or developing a need-driven innovations portfolio? Join this webinar and listen to experts explain how need-driven innovations can be a valuable addition to our traditional IP portfolios and how focused outreach and specific resources are necessary to facilitate innovations successfully.

The How-To's for Improving Technology Transfer Office Legal Expense Review, Approval and Invoicing Process
Sep 30, 2015
Join this webinar and learn legal methods and best practices that can be utilized to help tech transfer offices with implementing good habits with service providers, requesting estimates and setting caps for commissioned work. Presenters will also give guidance on how to greatly improve legal processes in your own institution. Register Today!

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.

AUTM TOOLS Course
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.

AUTM Business Development Course - Medical Devices
Nov 17 - Nov 18, 2015
The AUTM business development courses provides an in-depth education on a specific industry sector. This course will focus on the medical device industry. The course will provide you with a better appreciation of product development and how regulatory, legal and business issues affect commercializing technologies in the medical device space.

2016 Central Region Meeting
Jul 18 - Jul 20, 2016