2018 Annual Meeting
More than 1,700 technology transfer professionals from around the world participate in the AUTM Annual Meeting, which features networking, professional development and sessions to keep you up-to-date on trends in technology transfer.
See highlights of AUTM's 2017 Annual Meeting
February 18 – 21
JW Marriott Desert Ridge Resort & Spa
Registration - Opens October 4
Join the largest gathering of academic technology transfer professionals!
At the AUTM Annual Meeting, you're not just visiting with old friends — although that happens, too! — you're making important business connections and working deals. AUTM makes this easy through our partnering too, AUTM Connect™.
- 70% of attendees return to Annual Meeting primarily for the networking
- 80% of attendees use AUTM Connect to schedule meetings
- 1 in 4 attendees have attended 7 or more Annual Meetings
Training on Hottest Topics
Programming for the AUTM Annual Meeting is developed by technology transfer professionals who represent a range of institutions — large, small, public and private universities, industry representatives, government agencies and hospitals and research institutions. Your colleagues work hard to ensure that the AUTM Annual Meeting delivers timely, relevant sessions to help you succeed in technology transfer. AUTM will also provide each attendee with conference session recordings.
The deals you make and the training you receive at the AUTM Annual Meeting can help you prepare for increased responsibility or even your next position. Attendance at the AUTM Annual Meeting will also count toward your Registered Technology Transfer Professional (RTTP) and Certified Licensing Professional (CLP) designations, as well as your Continuing Legal Education (CLE).Registration