2018 TOOLS Course


October 22-24, 2018
The Hyatt Lodge at McDonald's Campus
Oak Brook, IL USA

The AUTM 2018 Technology Operations and Organization Licensing Skills (TOOLS) course will be held at The Hyatt Lodge Hotel. This course is designed for professionals responsible for the administration of a technology transfer office. The workshops provides a fundamental understanding of technology transfer, the patent and licensing processes 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. These interactive workshops included plenty of case studies and examples. 


Related Content

If you are new to academic technology transfer, you may also be interested in these recorded AUTM webinars:

Anatomy of a License Agreement
Compliance - From the Government's Perspective
Compliance - From the iEdison User's Perspective
Invention Disclosures - From Cradle to License
The Patenting Process in the U.S.
Basic Patenting 101 & Working with Patent Counsel
Technology Transfer Essentials Package - 7 webinars included

Registered Technology Transfer Professional (RTTP)

Demonstrate your expertise in the academic technology transfer profession by becoming a Registered Technology Transfer Professional (RTTP). All AUTM professional development courses and designated educational offerings and meetings are eligible for continuing education (CE) credits, which support your registration application. For more information about the registration process and requirements, visit the Alliance of Technology Transfer Professionals (ATTP) at www.attp.info.

Certified Licensing Professionals (CLP) Continuing Education

Certified Licensing Professionals are required to demonstrate continued competence in their field to maintain their certification status. Individuals who hold the CLP designation can renew their credential by earning at least 40 continuing education (CE) credits. All AUTM professional development courses and designated educational offerings on the topics of licensing, technology transfer, and technology commercialization at AUTM conferences or meetings are eligible for CLP continuing education (CE) credits for certification renewal. Visit www.licensingcertification.org for more information on the recertification requirements.

*This course will offer 15 hours of continuing education (CE) for those who attend the entire meeting.


If you have questions about the program, contact Sandra Elery, Professional Development Coordinator, or call +1-847-686-2280.
For registration information contact Customer Service, or call +1-847-686-2244.
Event Location: Oak Brook, IL
Event date: 10/22/2018 12:00 AM - 10/24/2018 11:59 PM