Tuesday

Tuesday
10:45 am
11:00 am
Summary: Leef Smith Barnes, AUTM Chief Marketing Officer, helps you navigate day two of our virtual conference highlights. Joining her will be Tim Boyle, Chair of the Alliance of Technology Transfer Professionals, to discuss why now is the perfect time to apply for RTTP certification; And AUTM Board Member Tari Suprapto who will share details of today’s Connect and Collaborate session — your chance to discover what companies are looking for and improve your chances of dealmaking success.
Tuesday
11:15 am
12:00 pm
ET
Summary: Tech transfer has “new normals” that all AUTM professionals and leadership are adapting to and still planning for. From the perspective of leaders of tech transfer offices, angel investment networks, and industry, this session will explore those things which are “smoke and mirrors” and which are “paradigm shift”.
Tuesday
11:15 am
12:00 pm
ET
Summary: Reported decisions from court cases expose, for all to see, mistakes commonly made when drafting and negotiating patent license agreements. Court decisions also reveal a failure to recognize that different terms have different legal meaning, e.g. assignment vs. change of control. We will explore these issues and others.
Tuesday
11:15 am
12:00 pm
ET
Summary: This session aims to understand new ways to overcome the challenges of protecting biodiversity and create a sustainable, commercially viable model to protect and screen molecular diversity for biomedical research that benefits all humanity. Join our discussion that answers the question: How do we promote biodiversity for survival via biomedicine?
Tuesday
12:15 pm
1:00 pm
Summary: This session is provided by a paid sponsorship of Cayuse Inventions. In this session you’ll get a chance to hear how Duke University is minimizing non-compliance, improving funding potential, accelerating commercialization, all while improving the experience for all involved in tech transfer. Join Cayuse CEO, Matt McLellan, along with Duke’s Office of Licensing and Ventures Executive Director, Robin Rasor, as they share about the impact of Cayuse’s newest app – Cayuse Inventions.