The Association of University Technology Managers (AUTM) 2023 Central Region Meeting recently served as an effective platform for the BioVentures team to engage with industry peers and experts. Held in Kansas City, Missouri, from July 17-19, this meeting connected over 140 professionals in the technology transfer industry, fostering a dynamic environment for networking and knowledge sharing.
Presentations focused on key industry topics, including evolving IP strategies for startups, optimizing university-venture capitalist relationships, and nuances of data licensing. The insights gained from these sessions are set to guide BioVentures’ strategic approach to technology transfer, particularly in intellectual property management and collaborations.
The meeting’s innovative networking tool, AUTM Connect, facilitated efficient interactions among attendees. This opportunity allowed the BioVentures team to identify potential collaboration partners, marking a step forward in expanding our strategic alliances.
In alignment with BioVentures’ culture of continuous professional development, team members also had the opportunity to earn credits towards professional certifications at the meeting.
The knowledge and relationships cultivated at the AUTM Central Region Meeting are invaluable assets that will further enhance BioVentures’ support for inventors and researchers. Our involvement in such industry events demonstrates our ongoing commitment to progress and excellence in the field of technology transfer.