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UNeMed to host researcher technology commercialization course 
UNeMed Corporation, the technology transfer leader for UNMC, will sponsor a free Webinar series for all researchers, post docs and graduates students beginning on June 18. The series, hosted by the National Council of Entrepreneurial Tech Transfer (NCET2), is part of an 11-week lecture course. This unique course will deal with successfully commercializing various types of research activities and will discuss the practical business and legal issues that researchers need to understand to commercialize their research.

The first session will be in the DRC I Auditorium from noon to 1:30 p.m. on June 18. Participants are encouraged to pre-register for the course by e-mailing the UNeMed office, attention Toni Harris at harrisam@unmc.edu by June 16. Lunch will be served to all registered participants.

Each lecture is a 90-minute Webinar with live Q&A. There will be expert guest speakers for each session. If you are interested in the course, but are unable to attend in person, you may sign up to view the session from any computer by registering at the Researcher Commercialization Course Web site.

Series Schedule - All sessions are from noon to 1:30 p.m. (check-in time 11:45 a.m.)

  • June 18 - Lecture 1: Commercialization Methods: Employment, Licensing, Consulting, Joint Venturing and Startup
  • June 25 - Lecture 2: The Fundamental Essentials: Patents
  • July 9 - Lecture 3: The Fundamental Essentials: Copyrights, Trademarks, Trade Secrets
  • July 16 - Lecture 4: The Fundamental Essentials: Employment Agreements
  • July 23 - Lecture 5: The Fundamental Essentials: Tech Transfer and Licensing Agreements
  • July 30 - Lecture 6: The Fundamental Essentials: Consulting Agreements
  • Aug. 6 - Lecture 7: The Advanced Essentials: Business Entities
  • Aug. 13 - Lecture 8: The Advanced Essentials: Shareholder Agreements; Directors and Executives; Term Sheets; Private Placement Memoranda; Stock Purchase Agreements
  • Aug. 20 - Lecture 9: The Advanced Essentials: SBIRs/STTRs
  • Aug. 27 - Lecture 10: The Advanced Essentials: Corporate Strategic Alliances and Joint Venturing
  • Sept. 3 - Lecture 11: The Advanced Essentials: Angel Investors and Venture Capital

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