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Mid-Continent-Far West Regional Meeting Boasts AMA Training and Collaboration

This year's exciting joint FLC Mid-Continent-Far West regional meeting, "T2 Innovation Nation," takes place August 28 – 30, 2018, at the historic Skirvin Hilton in Oklahoma City, OK. 

Planned are great sessions, along with some outstanding speakers, such as a keynote address by Dr. Kelvin Droegemeier, Oklahoma Secretary of Science & Technology, and presidential nominee for Director of the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy (OSTP). 

Featured sessions include:

  • Entrepreneurial Ecosystem & Building Environments to Support Entrepreneurship
  • Collision of Ideas: How Collaborative Spaces Catalyze Tech Transfer Partnerships
  • How to Make Your Lab Shine
  • Driving Impact of Tech Transfer and SBIR
  • New Tools, Skills, and Programs for T2 Professionals
  • A New Pilot Program—FLC Business Live! (FLC Business Live is a new way for you to engage with industry for collaboration and licensing opportunities.)
  • Regional awards dinner and celebration.

Optional Training Day session features:

  • Fundamentals of Marketing – American Management Association
  • TED Style Public Speaking Workshop – TEDxABQ.

Optional Tour:

  • NOAA National Severe Storm Center and Oklahoma University I-Hub

Registration Information

The early discounted meeting registration tuition of $295 is available only until COB Friday, August 10; it will be $350 thereafter.  We have secured a block of rooms at the Skirvin Hilton at the government per diem rate of $95 per night until August 10 or when sold out (whichever comes first), so make your room reservations soon!

Complete meeting details and registration are on the meeting website at https://fwmcmeeting.federallabs.org

For additional questions, contact Ann Kerksieck at alkerksieck@gmail.com, or Rick Shindell at rick@zynsys.com.

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