USC Innovation Summit

Wednesday, March 27 at 8:30am to 5:30pm

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USC City Center, 30th floor 1150 S. Olive St., Los Angeles

The USC Innovation Summit is a new event at the University of Southern California that highlights USC research and innovations to the venture and investment community. Hosted by the USC Stevens Center for Innovation, the one-day summit focuses on university-owned intellectual property, giving investors exclusive access to USC technologies and discoveries with market potential.

Luke Timmerman

Luke Timmerman, biotech journalist, author, entrepreneur, and founder of the Timmerman Report, will deliver an exciting keynote address: “Climbing Mt. Everest: Reflections on Leadership and Teamwork” based on his May 2018 Mount Everest climb.

The event will include panels on “Corporate Perspectives on Sourcing Early-Stage Innovation” and “License or Startup: Selecting the Best Path to Commercialize Your Innovation.” Panelists are representatives from AbbVie, Pfizer, Northrop Grumman, Osage University Partners, S-Cubed Capital, and Salem Partners.

There will also be a pitch competition featuring USC startups as well as e-posters and presentations of exciting USC technologies. Complete information is available on the full agenda.

The USC Innovation Summit opens at 8:30 a.m. with registration and breakfast, and the program begins at 9:30 a.m. The day will conclude with a cocktail reception beginning at 4:00 p.m.

When: Weds., March 27, 2019 | 8:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.
Where: USC City Center, 1150 S. Olive St., Los Angeles | 30th floor
Who: Investors, venture capitalists, entrepreneurs, potential licensees, and anyone interested in USC intellectual property.

Registration is $40 and includes a continental breakfast, lunch, and a cocktail reception:

Please email with any questions.

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