2020 Western Region Meeting

Save the Date! 

October 15 – 16
Portland Marriott Downtown 
Portland, Oregon

Join us in Portland, where technology transfer and professional development take center stage. You’ll be immersed in tech transfer hot topics, trends and networking in a collegial environment.

Call for Topics

The Western Region Planning Committee invites you to suggest topics for the two-day conference. To submit a topic, complete an application by Friday, March 13. Email Sandra Elery, Professional Development Coordinator, or call +1-847-686-2280 with questions.
Download the Application
5 Reasons to Attend
  • Garner best practices and insights from seasoned tech transfer professionals 
  • Gain leadership skills and principles
  • Network face-to-face with fellow colleagues and industry contacts
  • Earn credits toward professional certification
  • Get inspired
Questions? Email Sandra Elery, Professional Development Coordinator, or call 847-686-2280.

Titanium Sponsors


Platinum Sponsors

Elanco Animal Health
Longford Capital Management
Nixon Peabody LLP

Gold Sponsors

Leydig, Voit & Mayer Ltd
Klarquist Sparkman

Silver Sponsors

Marshall Gerstein
Michael Best & Friedrich
Life Science Washington
WSU Office of Commercialization
Christensen O'Connor Johnson Kindness
Schwabe, Williamson & Wyatt PC
Knowledge Sharing Systems