IUPUI Innovation to Enterprise Summit
Date: Thursday, October 20, 2011
Location: IUPUI Campus Center, Room 450 A & B, 420 University Blvd., Indianapolis, Indiana 46202
Time: 1:30 p.m. – 6:10 p.m., Eastern Standard Time –
Registration: Required and seating is limited.
Questions: For more information, please contact Karen White at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The IUPUI Office of Vice Chancellor for Research and the Indiana University Research and Technology Corporation are pleased to host the “IUPUI Innovation to Enterprise Summit”. The Summit will bring together key players from IUPUI and the Indianapolis area business community–researchers, entrepreneurs, investors, and corporate executives–to explore the challenges and opportunities faced in taking the fruits of academic research and translating these into products.
The program will include a panel session titled, “Keys to Successful Technology Commercialization: Taking University Inventions to Market. In addition, Michael J. Huber, Deputy Mayor for Economic Development for the City of Indianapolis will give the keynote address on 16 Tech: Downtown Technology District. The district is being designed and marketed to attract to Downtown Indianapolis research firms, contract service providers, and high-tech companies in such industries as information technology, health information technology, motorsports, biotechnology, and clean energy. To learn more about the exciting plans for a certified technology park on Indy’s near Northside known as 16 Tech, visit http://www.16TechIndy.com.
1:30-2:00 pm – Registration check-in
2:00-2:05 pm – Welcome
2:05-4:00 pm – Panel Session
4:00-4:15 pm – Break
4:15-5:15 pm – Keynote Address
5:15-6:00 pm – Networking Reception
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