Event Info

2023 Canadian Region Meeting - Online Registration is Open!

May 1 – 3, 2023

The Westin Calgary
Calgary, Alberta

First-timers and tech transfer professionals alike will benefit by attending the 2023 Canadian Region Meeting in Calgary, where technology transfer and professional development take center stage. Be immersed in thought-provoking presentations, trending topics and networking in a collegial environment. 
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5 Reasons to Attend

  • Networking with more than 100 tech transfer professionals
  • Real world insights from seasoned industry experts
  • Earn credits toward professional certification
  • Additional programming at the Directors' Forum for a deeper dive 
  • Get inspired 

Hot Topics Presented

  • Selecting and using KPIs to communicate success
  • Promoting your office across campus and beyond
  • Finding and training talent
  • Managing conflicts of interest
  • … and more!
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Additional Programming, May 1 (Monday)

Directors’ Forum - This working session is dedicated to the discussing key issues for our community that can be used to raise awareness of critical opportunities and deficits with our own institutional leadership and subsequently with government. This will build on issues identified at past Directors’ Forum sessions. Learn more.

Technology Valuation Course - AUTM’s Technology Valuation Course teaches the fundamental principles of how to construct the various financial terms that go into a license. If you have, or will have, responsibility for negotiating licenses, or would like to learn more about the process, the Licensing Valuation Course is ideal. Learn more.


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Network Like a ProAUTM Connect
The Canadian Region Meeting features AUTM Connect, our partnering and networking app that enables users to create detailed organizational and personal profiles, search for other attendees, send and receive messages, and easily search for licensing and collaboration opportunities.

Sponsorship Opportunities
A wide range of sponsorship opportunities are available. For details, email Casey Annunziata, AUTM Business Development Manager.
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If you have questions about the meeting, email Melissa Weber[email protected], Professional Development Manager, or call 202-960-1794. For registration information email Customer Service, or call 202-960-1800.

Platinum Sponsors


Gold Sponsors

Bereskin Parr

Bronze Sponsors

Canada Foundation Innovation
Wellspring Bronze - CAN23

Contributing Sponsors