Upcoming AUTM Events

Medical Imaging Technology
Apr 23 - Apr 24, 2014
This new business development meeting is a unique opportunity to network with industry partners and take an in-depth look at the medical imaging technology sector.

Clean up on Aisle 3! How to Get Your Institution Up-To-Date in iEdison
May 6, 2014
One of the most frustrating tasks in the technology transfer office is trying to get your institution up-to-date with all the required reporting into iEdison. You may also have discovered older inventions from your institution that have not yet been reported in iEdison. This webinar will provide the tips you need to begin to get a mess like this cleaned up!

AUTM 2014 Software Course
May 15 - May 16, 2014
The AUTM Software Course is designed specifically for university licensing professionals who work with software and other information assets. The course will provide a survey of basic principles, as well as a study of best practices, emerging models and actual cases, that will benefit both newcomers and experienced practitioners. Participants will leave with the tools to handle basic to complex software asset management and licensing situations.

To Tweet or Not to Tweet?
May 27, 2014
Explore the current challenges and opportunities of using social media in the technology transfer and marketing profession. Panelists explore strengths and weaknesses of current practices, tips for engaging audiences, and issues relating to hold-outs. Learn the most constructive social media practices, including the smartest use of social media to drive professional development.

2014 Central Region Meeting
Jul 14 - Jul 16, 2014
The AUTM 2014 Central Region Meeting will be held at The Hyatt Regency St. Louis at the Arch, St. Louis, MO, USA. The AUTM Central Region Meeting brings diverse programs of interest to technology transfer newcomers and veterans alike. This meeting is an excellent forum for central region members to connect, exchange ideas, ask questions and gain valuable contacts.

2014 Eastern Region Meeting
Sep 18 - Sep 19, 2014
The AUTM 2014 Eastern Region Meeting will gather technology transfer professionals to discuss best practices and strategies for industry-academia partnerships that culminate in successful product commercialization through company formation or licensing and other agreements. We will also discuss and showcase successful practices and new strategies to help weather complicated economic times.

2014 Western Region Meeting
Oct 2 - Oct 3, 2014
The AUTM 2014 Western Region Meeting encourages interaction between colleagues from the western United States and Canada. Join other AUTM Western Region members in Seattle, for an exciting program of educational and networking events designed to provide insights for experienced and new technology transfer professionals.

AUTM Essentials Course
Oct 13 - Oct 15, 2014
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 2014 TOOLS Course
Oct 13 - Oct 15, 2014
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.

Successful Practices in Small Technology Transfer Offices
Oct 13 - Oct 14, 2014
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.

AUTM Business Development Course - Medical Devices
Nov 12 - Nov 13, 2014
This course is the first of a series of AUTM business development courses that provide 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.

2015 AUTM Annual Meeting
Feb 22 - Feb 25, 2015
The AUTM 2015 Annual Meeting is a networking and professional development conference that draws from the global community of technology transfer professionals from academia and industry, venture investors and other intellectual property experts.

AUTM 2016 Annual Meeting
Feb 14 - Feb 17, 2016
The AUTM 2016 Annual Meeting is a networking and professional development conference that draws from the global community of technology transfer professionals from academia and industry, venture investors and other intellectual property experts.

2017 AUTM Annual Meeting
Mar 12 - Mar 15, 2017
The AUTM 2017 Annual Meeting is a networking and professional development conference that draws from the global community of technology transfer professionals from academia and industry, venture investors and other intellectual property experts.