This one-of-a-kind multi-media pack includes the 32-page book: Early Stage Funding Strategies, and two audioconferences: VCs and Angels Speak to TTOs: What We Want to See, And What We Don’t and Escaping the Valley of Death: Overcome the Funding Gap for Early-Stage University IP. All three resources will provide you with top-notch strategies guaranteed to beef up your funding efforts while creating a platform for increased commercialization of IP.
Here’s what you get:
Early-Stage Funding Strategies Tap into a wealth of creative gap funding ideas and get the dollars you need to move promising technologies out of the lab and on a path to the commercial market with this 32-page edition from our Tech Transfer Library. Click here for table of contents.
Escaping the Valley of Death: Overcome the Funding Gap for Early-Stage University IP Get the funds you need to take more research out of the lab and into the market! In this 90-minute audio program, you’ll learn how to create new internal funding mechanisms as well as tap into outside sources of support so you can keep your promising early-stage technologies from dying on the vine. You’ll come away with dozens of practical ideas and strategies for getting the critical dollars you need to cultivate high-potential research and bring it to the next level. Research funding experts Allen Dines of the University of Wisconsin-Madison, Stephen Ober of Boston University, and Matt Thomas of the Southeastern Universities Research Association share their best ideas and tactics covering a broad range of funding strategies. Click here for a full program description.
VCs and Angels Speak to TTOs: What We Want to See, And What We Don’t Get inside the heads of the “money men” — and get the funding your technologies need! How can you learn the insider secrets that will get your innovations the attention they deserve from increasingly choosy investors? How about a direct approach — ask them! This session hosted by Wildcat Ventures’ Eric Nicolaides and Robert Morrison of Tucson’s Desert Angels will leave you armed with practical advice, key recommendations, and specific techniques direct from the investors themselves. Then use their guidance and specific “do’s and don’ts” to give your TTO and your researchers the very best opportunity to secure critical commercialization funds. Click here for a full program description.