Schedule Highlights

AUTM Annual Meeting

Schedule Highlights

Your exclusive sneak peek at the can't-miss events.

*Schedule subject to change. All times listed in EST.

 

Monday, March 15

All Day AUTM Connect Partnering
All Day Exhibit Hall
11:30 a.m. – Noon First Timers Orientation
Noon - 12:15 p.m. Daily Update
12:15 – 1 p.m. Welcome Address
1 - 1:45 p.m. Concurrent Educational Session 1
1:45 - 2:15 p.m. Break
2:15 - 3 p.m. Roundtable Discussions
2:15 - 3 p.m. Sponsored Demonstrations
3 - 4 p.m. Plenary Session - Studio Interview
4 - 5 p.m. Virtual Reception
 

Tuesday, March 16

All Day AUTM Connect Partnering 
All Day Exhibit Hall
10 – 10:15 a.m. Daily Update
10:15 - 11 a.m. Concurrent Educational Session 2
11 a.m. - 11:45 a.m. Roundtable Discussion
11:45 a.m. - 12:45 p.m. Break
12:45 - 1:45 p.m.  Plenary Session Featuring Astronaut Ellen Ochoa
Astronaut Ellen Ochoa is the first Hispanic woman ever to go to space. She’s also a brilliant inventor and only the second female Director of NASA’s Johnson Space Center. She will talk about change, innovation, and the culture of teams. And what we can do — really do — to ensure that more women and minorities find a place within STEM fields. 
1:45 - 2: 15 p.m. Break
2:15 – 3:30 p.m. Connect and Collaborate Partnering
 

Wednesday, March 17

All Day AUTM Connect Partnering
All Day Exhibit Hall
8 – 9 a.m.

International Collaborations

10 – 10:15 a.m. Daily Update
10:15 – 11:15 a.m. Plenary Session Featuring Dr. Antwi Akom
Professor Antwi Akom is the Director of the Social Innovation and Urban Opportunity Lab — a joint research lab between UCSF and SFSU (SOUL). He has an extensive background in building collaborative, community-facing technology projects and new models of urban innovation that help cities become smarter, more equitable, just and sustainable.
11:15 a.m. - Noon Roundtable Discussions
Noon - 1 p.m. Break
1 - 1:45 p.m. Concurrent Educational Session 3
1:45 - 2:30 p.m. Roundtable Discussions
2:30 – 3 p.m. Break
3 – 3:45 p.m. Concurrent Educational Session 4
 

Thursday, March 18

All Day AUTM Connect Partnering
All Day Exhibit Hall
10 - 10:30 a.m. Daily Update
10:30 - 11:30 a.m. Plenary Session – VC’s Talk Back
Senior leadership from prominent VC firms will join moderator Orin Herskowitz, from Columbia Tech Ventures, to discuss the complex intersection of venture capital and university tech transfer. This interactive, audience-driven session will cover current investment hypotheses and emerging best practices for forging deeper ties between VCs and universities.
11:30 a.m. - Noon Break
Noon - 1 p.m. Partnering Forums
1 - 1:15 p.m. Break
1:15 – 2 p.m. Concurrent Educational Session 5
2 - 2:30 p.m. Closing Address


Sponsorship and Exhibit Opportunities
Tap into our diverse attendee list of tech transfer influencers and decision makers. Annual Meeting sponsors and exhibitors dramatically increase their brand visibility among thousands of tech transfer professionals, researchers and intellectual property experts from around the world. Work with AUTM to create a virtual sponsorship and exhibit package tailored to meet your budget and objectives.

Contact Casey Annunziata, AUTM Sponsor & Exhibits Manager, at cannunziata@autm.net or +1-973-479-9472 today!



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