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CAT Events at a Glance, 2016-17

Center for Technology Licensing Office Hours at Weill Hall
For your questions about invention disclosures, patents for your technology, and more!
No appointment necessary. Just bring your questions. Learn more about Center for Technology Licensing.
Every 3rd Tuesday of the month, 1-3 pm, Weill Hall, 4th Floor, Room 407B

  • July 19, 2016
  • August 16, 2016
  • September 20, 2016
  • October 18, 2016
  • November 15, 2016
  • NOTE: no CTL Office Hours in December

September 14, 8:30 am – noon
SBIR/STTR Life Sciences Workshop, Biotech Bldg. G-01
With Marcene Sonneborn
For everyone who wants to learn the most up-to-date information on writing a good proposal for government grants for science!

October 5, noon - 1:00 pm, Biotech Bldg. G-01
Writing a Competitive CAT Grant Proposal: Essential Facts to Know
With Marla Coppolino, Director of Business Development & Outreach, Center for Life Science Enterprise (CAT)
Get the tips on what the reviewers like to see in your CAT grant proposal.

November 3, noon - 1:00 pm, Biotech Bldg. G-01
Making the Diagnosis: the Physician's Task,
and How You Can Help
With Fred Barken, MD
Learn how to navigate the challenges of bringing your medical, veterinary, or other diagnostic to successful commercialization!

Date, Time, and Place TBA
Exploring Competing Technologies: What Inventions Exist that are Similar to Mine?
Librarian, Johnson School of Business Management Library
You've invented a technology or method in your lab that you want to have patented -- Congratulations! Do you know about the important next step in discovering the other existing technologies in the world? Come gain expert advice on how to proceed.

Pre-Seed Workshop, March 13, 14, 21 2017
Call for technologies, inventors, and team members!

CAT Grant applications due March 20, 2017
Ask all your questions early!

June 20, 2:00 - 5:00 pm, Biotech G-01
CAT End-of-Year Event -- Project Presentations 


For questions, contact Marla Coppolino, | 607.254.6541