TTBD Lunch & Learn: Basics of Starting a Company, Dec. 16

The office of Technology Transfer & Business Development presents:
The basics of starting a company in an academic setting: Things you should know, follow or avoid

Are you interested in starting a company based on your invention?

The Director of Business Development, Jit Banerjee, and the Startup Development Associate, Daphne Emerson, will take you through the basic steps to starting a company based on your technology, including:

  • IP protection and assessment
  • Option or license negotiation
  • The initial startup team meeting
  • The final approval process

They will also review a list of startup launch steps – from company incorporation, to registering with the federal procurement system, to developing a website for your company.  Non-dilutive and dilutive funding, including the basics of SBIR/STTR grants, will also be briefly discussed.

Tuesday, Dec. 16, 2014
12 to 1 p.m.
OHSU Marquam Hill Campus
Mackenzie Hall 2201
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This event is open to all OHSU employees, faculty and students. Admission is free, and no RSVP is necessary. The event will be catered. Lunches will be provided on a first-come, first-served basis. For any questions regarding this event, please e-mail Karen Boren at