Innovation & Technology Initiatives at UConn

UConn is a hotbed of exciting developments that feed the innovation engine.  Come to UConn on Tuesday, October 2, 2012 for our early autumn Innovation Connection event, which will feature a panel discussion among top UConn commercialization officials, industry and government leaders, with updates on opportunities in Connecticut for innovation and entrepreneurship. Please register to attend.

Following the panel discussion, attendees can take advantage of the networking social and tour high tech green energy laboratories in UConn’s Center for Clean Energy Engineering (C2E2) and the new Additive Manufacturing laboratory.

Everyone is invited…students, faculty, business professionals and friends!

Date: Tuesday, October 2, 2012

3-4 p.m. Panel Discussion

  • Environmental Programs at UConn: Rich Miller, Dir., UConn Office of Environmental Policy
  • Technology Talent Bridge and Other CT Innovations Programs: Deb Santy, Director, Small Business Innovation, Connecticut Innovations
  • Engineering Senior Design: John Chandy, Assoc. Professor and Assoc. Department Head – Electrical & Computer Engineering Department
  • C2E2  Initiatives: Prabhakar Singh, Director, Center for Clean Energy Engineering (C2E2) and UTC Endowed Chair Professor – Chemical, Materials & Biomolecular Engineering Department
  • UConn Tech Park: Rita Zangari, Executive Program Director, Technology Incubation Program, Office of Technology Commercialization
4-6 p.m. Networking and C2E2 Lab & Additive Manufacturing Tours
Location: Center for Clean Energy Engineering
UConn Depot Campus, 44 Weaver Rd., Storrs, CT  06269

In addition to UConn researchers and students, experts from the commercialization community will be on hand, including business development advisors, intellectual property lawyers, incubation experts, personnel from the UConn R&D Corporation and the Office of Technology Commercialization, officials from Connecticut Innovations and investors.  Don’t miss this exciting event!               

Look for additional details on our website.

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