Archive of the 68th Annual Meeting of the ORAU Council of Sponsoring Institutions

March 6-7, 2013 | Oak Ridge, TN


“From Campus to Corporate”


Annual Meeting Agenda

2013 Council Graphic

Tuesday, March 5, 2013

1:00 – 5:00 p.m. ORAU HBCU/MEI Council Meeting

  • This meeting is only for HBCU/MEI Council members and is not part of the ORAU Council of Sponsoring Institutions Annual Meeting

6:00 – 7:30 p.m. HBCU/MEI Council members are invited to the reception and dinner with the Board of Directors, Center for Science Education Classroom

Wednesday, March 6, 2013

7:30 – 8:30 a.m. Registration and Continental Breakfast – Pollard Lobby

8:30 – 9:00 a.m. Welcome

  • Andy Page, President and CEO, ORAU
  • Arlene Garrison, Vice President, University Partnerships, ORAU

9:00 – 10:00 a.m. Keynote Address:

10:00 – 10:15 a.m. Break

10:15 – 11:40 a.m. Panel Session 1: The University Innovation Ecosystem – Facilitated by Eric Ablequist, ORAU Executive Vice President

Purpose: How well are we doing and how can we do it better?



  • Jane Muir, Director, Florida Innovation Hub, and Associate Director, Office of Technology Licensing, University of Florida, "The Innovation Hub."
    Jane Muir Bio

11:40 – 12:00 p.m. Panel Q & A

12:00 – 1:15 p.m. Lunch – Pollard Lobby

1:15 – 2:40 p.m. Panel Session 2: The Evolving University Research Park – Pollard Auditorium – Facilitated by Rachel Lokitz, ORAU Associate General Counsel

Purpose: What is the value proposition of a university research park?



2:40 – 3:00 p.m. Panel Q & A

3:00 – 3:15 p.m. Break

3:15 – 5:30 p.m. Business Meeting – Pollard Auditorium (all attendees invited)

5:30 – 6:30 p.m. University Research Parks Poster Session and Reception – Pollard Lobby

6:30 – 8:00 p.m. Dinner

Thursday, March 7, 2013

7:30 a.m. Continental Breakfast

8:25 a.m. Welcome

  • Arlene Garrison, Vice President, University Partnerships, ORAU

9:00 – 10:00 a.m. Keynote Address

10:30 – 11:55 a.m. Panel Session 3: Open Innovation – Pollard Auditorium — Facilitated by Arlene Garrison, Vice President, University Partnerships, ORAU

Purpose: How can an open innovation environment be successful in academia?

11:55 – 12:15 p.m. Panel Q & A

12:15 – 12:30 p.m. Wrap – up – Pollard Auditorium

12:30 p.m. Adjourn

12:30 p.m. Box Lunches Available – Pollard Lobby

12:45 p.m. Bus departs for Knoxville’s McGhee – Tyson Airport

Contact

ORAU University Partnerships Office