Planetarium

Canceled - Science Lecture: From Laboratory to Market

Event Date and Time: 
Thursday, July 18, 2013, 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Location: 
Southworth Planetarium
Contact Name: 
Edward Gleason
Contact Phone: 
207-780-4249
Contact Email: 
egleason@usm.maine,edu

July 18, 2013 “From Laboratory to Market” Gregory Cavanaugh,  Program Manager, External Programs, USM College of Science, Technology, and Health

Greg Cavanaugh will be talking on the state of University-Industry collaboration and technology transfer in the US, with special emphasis on pathways to successfully move research into the marketplace. The talk will include an overview of tech transfer activity, programs available to help commercialize research, and case studies of notable projects - at USM, in the local/regional area, and in the wider tech transfer community.

Greg is a graduate of USM's Technology Leadership program. He also studied architecture at the Boston Architectural Center and is 16-year veteran of commercial and institutional architectural practice. He currently serves as the Program Manager of USM's Department of External Programs. He is heavily involved in university-industry collaboration and is responsible for creating R&D project opportunities for USM students.

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