You are kindly invited to:
Technology Transfer - from Academy to Industry
Thursday, December 25, 2008, 13:45 - 17:15
Auditorium Floor 10, Electrical Engineering Building, Technion

13:45 - 14:00

Reception and Light Refreshments

14:00 - 14:15

Prof. Oded Shmueli, Executive Vice President for Research, Technion

14:15 - 14:40

Myth and Realities of Technology Transfer
Prof. Israel Cidon, Dean, Department of Electrical Engineering, Technion

14:40 - 15:05

Thoughts regarding the Transfer of Technology from Academia to Industry
Rafi Nave, VP Research and Development, Given Imaging Israel

15:05 - 15:30

Where Science means Business: Transforming Basic Researchers into Entrepreneurs along the Tech Transfer Process.
Yehuda Yarmut, Executive VP, Licensing & IP, Yissum – Technology Transfer Company

15:30 - 16:00

Coffee Break

16:00 - 16:25

Academy Industry Cooperation, Gilat’s Experience
Avi Gal, Director, R&D Projects and Alliances at Gilat Satellite Networks Ltd.

16:25 - 16:50

From Research To Commercialization – The Technion Experience
Benny Soffer, Director of T3 – Technion Technology Transfer Office, Technion

16:50 - 17:15

Joint Project Industry-Academia vs. Use of IP
Dr. Orna Berry, Chairperson, IVA (Israel Venture Association), Venture Partner, Gemini Israel Funds

For more information please call Gitta Abraham: 04-8294674


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