Jennifer Dyer is the Executive Director of the USC Stevens Center for Innovation, a university-wide resource that facilitates the transfer of research, enabling inventors and companies to benefit society through products that develop from university innovation. She leads a team of 27 who manage university-owned IP stemming from nearly $700 million in annual research funding in all areas of the University including medicine, engineering, sciences and the arts. USC Stevens focuses on the licensing of technologies, expanding industry collaborations, supporting start-ups and entrepreneurial programs for students and faculty. Dyer is a Certified Licensing Professional and has a degree in Physiology from California State University, Long Beach. Since 1993, Dyer has been an active member of the Licensing Executives Society (LES) and the Association of University Technology Managers (AUTM).
Disruptive Technologies Creating Revolutionary Opportunities
1:00 PM - 2:15 PM