Technology Transfer Society Annual Meeting

Toronto, September 26-28, 2019

Munk School of Global Affairs & Public Policy

Thursday, September 26

18:00-20:00  – Welcome Reception
David Wolfe, Co-Director, Innovation Policy Lab, Munk School of Global Affairs & Public Policy, Professor, Political Science UTM

Location
The Munk School of Global Affairs & Public Policy (Board room and Library)
315 Bloor street west
Toronto, ON M5S 0A7

Friday, September 27

8:30AM – 9:00 AM · Registration
Location –
The Munk School of Global Affairs & Public Policy
Campbell Conference Facility (CCF)
1 Devonshire place
Toronto, ON M5S 3K7

9:00 AM – 9:30 AM · Welcome
Vivek Goel, Vice-President, Research and Innovation, and Strategic Initiatives, University of Toronto
Shiri M. Breznitz, Innovation Policy Lab, Munk School of Global Affairs & Public Policy, University of Toronto.

9:30 AM – 10:45 AM · Keynote
Kaye Husbands Fealing – Chair and professor, School of Public Policy, Georgia Institute of Technology.||

DATA IN THE SERVICE OF POLICY
Chair: David Wolfe

10:45 AM – 11:00 AM · Break

11:00 AM – 12:30 PM · Parallel Sessions

12:30 PM – 1:45 PM · Lunch

Location –
The Munk School of Global Affairs & Public Policy
Campbell Conference Facility (CCF)
1 Devonshire place
Toronto, ON M5S 3K7

1:45 PM – 3:00 PM · Keynote

Chiara Franzoni
– Associate Professor, School of Management and Director of the Master in Innovation and Entrepreneurship at the MIP-Graduate School of Business.

FOSTERING HIGH-RISK, HIGH-GAIN RESEARCH
Chair: Dan Breznitz

3:00 PM – 3:15 PM · Break

3:15 PM – 4:45 PM · Parallel Sessions

6:30 PM – 8:30 PM · Conference Dinner
Location:
Trinity College, Seeley Hall
6 Hoskin Ave
Toronto, ON M5S 1H8

Saturday, September 28

9:00 AM -10:15 AM · Keynote

Yuko Aoyama – Professor, Graduate School of Geography and Dean of Research and Graduate Studies, Office of Academic Affairs, Clark University.

SOCIAL INNOVATORS AS AGENTS OF TECHNOLOGY TRANSFER 

Chair: Shiri Breznitz

Location –
The Munk School of Global Affairs & Public Policy
Campbell Conference Facility (CCF)
1 Devonshire place
Toronto, ON M5S 3K7

10:15 AM -10:30 AM · Break

10:30 AM -12:00 PM · Parallel Sessions

12:00 PM – 1:00 PM · Lunch

Location –
The Munk School of Global Affairs & Public Policy
Campbell Conference Facility (CCF)
1 Devonshire place
Toronto, ON M5S 3K7

1:15 AM -2:45 PM · Parallel Sessions

2:45 PM – 3:00 PM · Closure

Location –
The Munk School of Global Affairs & Public Policy
Campbell Conference Facility (CCF)
1 Devonshire place
Toronto, ON M5S 3K7

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