Isabelle M. Gorrillot
Associate Director for Technology Transfer, Wright State University
Dr. Gorrillot accrued over twelve years of experience in various business development and technology commercialization capacities working for industrial, academic and non-profit entities. She has been instrumental in a number of successful partnering deals in the biopharmaceutical area. She is a dedicated advocate of pro-active technology marketing and commercialization as a drive for the transfer of innovations from academia into the marketplace. Dr. Gorrillot participates in a number of entrepreneurial initiatives aiming to bridge the gap between academic and industrial cultures, and promote productive university-industry interactions.
Her scientific background is in Immunology and Molecular Biology from the Institut Pasteur de Lille (France) where she performed her Ph.D. training. She then completed a doctoral degree is managerial sciences with a focus on Innovation Management. Dr. Gorrillot is a member of the Licensing Executives Society USA-Canada, and the Association of University Technology Managers (AUTM).