March 2: UTRF Internship Informational Meeting
UTRF Licensing Associate, Dr. Andreana Leskovjan, will give an overview of the Commercialization Analyst internship program. UTRF licensing staff will be available to answer individual questions regarding open internship positions after the presentation.
March 7: Rise and Grind featuring Brandon Bruce
Interview and Q/A session with Brandon Bruce, COO & Co-founder of Cirrus Insight. We will be discussing a variety of topics including bootstrap financing your company, software/technology entrepreneurship and business models, and hiring the right people for a technology company.
March 27: Technology Transfer and Intellectual Property at UTGSM
UTRF Licensing Assistant Dr. Kusum Rathore, will give an overview of technology transfer at UTGSM and explain the process of submitting an invention disclosure through the IDEA portal. She will also talk about the criteria UTRF uses in evaluating UT invention disclosures, the requirements for obtaining a patent, and the marketing and licensing of UT technologies to commercial entities.