License vs. Start-up – Bench2Market Talks
April 22 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pmFree
Learn the pros and cons of different commercialization strategies to help determine the best fit for your technology. Come with questions and receive feedback to better understand complex go-to-market strategies.
Speaker: Katie Merritt, Principal, Business Development & Licensing at Medtronic
Katie is an engineer turned business leader who has worked in funding and now leads Business Development and Licensing for the Gastrointestinal and Hepatology business at Medtronic. She is a member of Medtronic’s Leadership Team and has experience in deal sourcing, leading due diligence, negotiation and closing of partnerships, licenses, and acquisitions.
This event is the eighth session in the Bench2Market talks series which was created to provide commercialization guidance to the university research community. Series topics include how to take your technology from the lab to commercial success and explore market opportunities surrounding entrepreneurial and innovative ideas.