Agenda

Tuesday, August 29, 2017

8:00 AM  –  8:30 AM Registration
8:30 AM  –  8:45 AM Welcome to the 2017 FLC Midwest & Southeast Regional Meeting
8:45 AM  –  9:45 AM Telling the T2 Story – Lab Perspective
9:45 AM  –  10:15 AM Morning Break
10:15 AM  –  11:45 AM How to Leverage the FLC and Its Resources

Speaker:

  • Marc Snyderman, Marc Ian Snyderman, Esq., PC
12:00 PM  –  12:15 PM Departure for Lunch and Awards Ceremony at the Cincinnati Art Museum – Bus will depart outside of the hotel lobby
12:30 PM  –  2:00 PM Awards Ceremony and Luncheon at the Cincinnati Art Museum
2:00 PM  –  4:00 PM Art, Inc. Corporate Teambuilding
4:00 PM  –  4:15 PM Bus Departure to Embassy Suites Cincinnati RiverCenter
6:00 PM  –  9:00 PM Networking Event – Cincinnati Reds Baseball Game

Wednesday, August 30, 2017

8:30 AM  –  8:45 AM Welcome
8:45 AM  –  9:30 AM Applying Federal IP in Adjacent Commercial Sectors
MW Pilot with OrthoWorx and Battery Innovation Center (BIC)
Speakers:

  • Dave Roberts, President, Battery Innovation Center (BIC)
  • Mike Hawkins and Todd Dawson, OrthoWorx
9:30 AM  –  10:00 AM Partnerships for Technology Transfer at Federal Labs
MW Pilot Update – SSTI
Speaker:

  • Jonathan Dworin, SSTI
10:00 AM  –  10:30 AM Morning Break
10:30 AM  –  11:00 AM FLC National Update
Speaker:

  • Paul Zielinski, NIST
11:00 AM  –  11:45 AM Best Practice: Academic Licensing Approach and Strategy
Speaker:

  • Emily Najem, Office of Technology Commercialization, Purdue University
11:45 AM  –  12:45 PM Lunch – Innovation Keynote – Roebling III

Keynote Speaker:

  • Mr. Larry Portaro, Director, FirstBuild
12:45 AM  –  1:45 PM Innovation EcoSystem: Army Research Laboratory (ARL) Open Campus
Speaker:

  • Mr. Thomas MulKern, ARL
  • Dr. Jason Huff, Lockheed Martin
1:45 PM  –  2:30 PM Writing Successful FLC Awards
Facilitated Discussion
2:30 PM  –  2:45 PM Afternoon Break
2:45 PM  –  3:45 PM Regional Breakout Sessions – Roebling I & II
3:45 PM  –  4:00 PM Closing Remarks