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Monday, October 2 • 2:00pm - 3:00pm
FOUNDERS WANTED! IP looking for Founders. Panel Discussion with UW, PNNL, IV and AI2 (Why are they all acronyms?)

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Are you looking for intellectual property or technology for your next startup? Do you think you can connect the dots from research to commercialization? This is a great panel for you. 

  • UW CoMotion has had some amazing spinouts IP developed in house like the sale of Turi to Apple 
  • Pacific NW National Labs receives over $900M in research grants a year from the DOE and license the technology they research. 
  • Allen Institute has over 70 Ph.D.'s in Artificial Intelligence that can help solve problems for their portfolio companies 
  • Intellectual Ventures has a massive patent portfolio and a process to connect with founders

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Managing Partner, DKParker, LLC

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Lee Cheatham

Pacific NW National Labs
(PNNL) announced that Lee Cheatham has been appointed as the lab’s director of technology deployment and outreach.Cheatham is best-known for his long tenure as the executive director of the Washington Technology Center, the state’s technology-based economic development enterprise.He... Read More →
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Vu Ha

Incubator, Allen Institute for Artificial Intelligence
Allen Institute for Artificial Intelligence (AI2)

Azam Khan

Director of New Ventures - Intellectual Ventures

Fiona Wills

Director, Innovation Development at University of WashingtonUW CoMotion

Monday October 2, 2017 2:00pm - 3:00pm PDT
Lane Powell