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The Technology Transfer Center's Invention Development and Marketing Unit (IDMU) proactively networks with companies, universities, non-profits, and other outside organizations to learn more about their technology needs and educate them about the commercial benefits of partnering with NIH researchers. We look foreward to meeting with you when we participate at a number of public events throughout the year:

Partnering and Outreach Events

Feel free to contact us to schedule a meeting in advance.

  • JPMorgan Healthcare Conference/Biotech Showcase (January 8-11, 2018) 
  • Vaccine West Coast Congress (November 30-December 1, 2017) 
  • MassBio NIH Tech Transfer Forum (November 15, 2017) "The NIH is Open for Business - Leveraging the NIH for Technology Development and Commercial Success including one-on-one Meeting Opportunities" will feature representatives from the National Cancer Institute (NCI), National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke (NINDS), National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI) and National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID). The speakers will provide an overview of how a wide range of stakeholders can work with NIH, as well as the value-add it brings to advancing cutting-edge research to the patient and marketplace with drugs, med-tech (including wearables), diagnostics, digital health and combination products. To schedule a 15 minute 1:1 meeting with any of the representatives, please contact Susan Silberman directly at Timeslots are limited and will be assigned on a first come basis.
  • Texas Life Sciences Forum (11/7)
  • Academic Drug Discovery Colloquium (10/12-10/13)
  • The 2017 Technology Showcase (June 7, 2017) 
    • Inaugural, half-day event on in Frederick, MD that showcased technologies being developed at the National Cancer Institute (NCI) and Frederick National Laboratory for Cancer Research (FNLCR). The partnering and networking sessions encouraged technology collaborations. View/download Presentations
Tuesday, June 18, 2019