|For further information contact:
Isabelle Gorrillot, D.Sc.
Assoc. Dir. for Technology Transfer
Research & Sponsored Programs
Fax (937) 775-3781
||Registration opens - Student Union, Atrium (Basement Level)
|| Opening of the Technology Forum "From invention to Market" - Student
Union, Atrium tribune (Basement level)|
10:15-10.20: President Goldenberg's Welcome
10.25-10.40: "Cru 2005: our new inventors"
10.40-10.45: Introduction of our Event speakers: Mr. Valente, Dr. Gruetzmacher, and Mrs. Howard
|10:45-11:15|| Update of the Third Frontier Programs|
Patrick Valente, Deputy Director, Ohio Department of Development:
Student Union, Atrium tribune
Mr. Valente will update us on the most recent programs created by the Ohio Department of Development within the scope of Governor Taft's Third Frontier initiative, which are designed to boost economic transition and growth in Ohio.
|11:15-12:00 || Opening of the Invention Showcase - Student Union Atrium
Visit the booths , interact with inventors, learn about our inventions, network|
| 12:00 - 14:00
|| LUNCH - Buffet, Student Union Multipurpose Room (Apollo), (ground
Featured Keynote Speaker: Dr. Robert Gruetzmacher
"Value of University-Industry partnerships: DuPont Model"
Dr. Gruetzmacher, an Ohio alumni, will outline the various aspects of the
innovative program established at DuPont to encourage sustainable university-industry
partnerships in order to advance technological progress and increase competitiveness
in a broad range of technology sectors. Such program integrates all aspects
of university-industry partnerships from training and internships, research
competitions for various sponsored research programs, and technology licensing.
|14:30- 15:15 || "The Dayton Entrepreneurial Landscape: Finding the Resources that
Christina Howard, Vice President of Entrepreneurial Development
Student Union, Atrium tribune (basement level)|
|15:15 || Adjourn.