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May 17 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

Technology Commercialization

Hear directly from a panel of industry representatives about what makes a great academic partner. This panel discussion will include a short introduction by each panelist and discussion driven by audience questions.

  • Advice on how to engage a company
  • Characteristics of successful academic-industry collaborations
  • How to align your proposal with the company’s interests?
  • Panel discussion

Who Should Attend: Faculty, Researchers, Post-docs, Grad students interested in learning more about how to collaborate with a company


Moderator: Leza Besemann (Technology Commercialization)


  • How companies view academic partnerships
  • Attributes of a great collaborator
  • How to engage the represented companies

Register for From Industry's Perspective: What Makes a Great Research Partner?