Inventor’s Guide to Technology Transfer
Helping Researchers Commercialize ResearchDid you know that nearly 700 products and 170 companies have emerged from UGA research? Join us on Sept. 12 to learn about translating research discoveries into new products and startup companies that drive economic growth!Innovation Gateway’s Technology Transfer Educational Series, “Bridging the Gap Between Academia and Industry,” is a four-part series that highlights how Innovation Gateway collaborates with UGA researchers to maximize the impact of their discoveries by partnering with industry or helping to launch startup companies to move researchers’ discoveries from the lab or field to the marketplace.The first of four events, “Inventor’s Guide to Technology Transfer,” will be held Wednesday, Sept. 12, from 1:30-2:30 p.m. in the Pharmacy South Building, room 201. Innovation Gateway staff will briefly review and discuss the invention disclosure, technology transfer and entrepreneurial processes at UGA.The second event in the series will be held Nov.7 from 1:30 – 2:30 p.m. in room 201 of the Pharmacy South Building and will feature Michael Fisher, director of product development at the Global Center for Medical Innovation (GCMI), who will present a case study on the transition of technology from discovery to product.Event DetailsWednesday, Sept. 12, 20181:30 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.Pharmacy South Building, Room 201240 W. Green St. Athens, GA 30602The event is open to UGA faculty, staff and students and will include light refreshments. Registration is encouraged. RSVP to Tyler Duggins at email@example.com or 706-542-8969.
Wednesday, September 12, 2018
Pharmacy South, 201
240 W Green Street, Athens, GA 30602