Central Region Meeting

2023 Central Region Meeting - Online Registration is Open!

July 17-19, 2023
Kansas City Marriott Country Club Plaza
Kansas City, Missouri

First-timers and tech transfer professionals alike will benefit by attending the 2023 Central Region Meeting, where technology transfer and professional development take center stage. Be immersed in thought-provoking presentations, trending topics and networking.

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5 Reasons to Attend

  • Networking with more than 140 tech transfer professionals
  • Real world insights from seasoned industry experts
  • Earn credits toward professional certification
  • Get inspired 

Hot Topics Presented

  • Evolving IP Strategy for Startups
  • Leveraging the University-Venture Capitalist Relationship
  • Metrics
  • Data Licensing
  • … and more!
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Network Like a ProAUTM Connect
The Central 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, Professional Development Manager, or call 202-960-1794. For registration information email Customer Service, or call 202-960-1800.

Gold Sponsors

McKee, Voorhees & Sease, PLC. (MVS)
Viksnins Harris Padys Malen LLP

Bronze Sponsors

Norton Rose Fulbright
Sandberg Phoenix
Fredrikson & Byron, P.A.
Hovey Williams
Thomas Horstemeyer

Contributing Sponsors

Marshall, Gerstein & Borun LLP
Wisconsin Alumni Research Foundation (WARF)
Quarles & Brady
Michael Best
Michael Best
Locke Lord
Chalker Flores