*Upcoming event*

Chicago Innovation Mentors June 2015 CIMposium, June 24th, 5:30-8:30 PM, MATTER, Chicago, IL

The CIMposium is a life sciences focused networking and educational event for startups. This is a great opportunity to connect with regulatory development experts, fellow entrepreneurs, and business mentors in Chicago. The final of four CIMposia events will be held on June 24, 2015 at Matter. The focus of this event will be dedicated to regulatory issues related to determining if your health care product falls under the purview of FDA and if so, what the key regulatory issues are for consideration as you navigate the path to approval. The event will take place from 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm on Wednesday, June 24th and will be held in the MATTER Auditorium located at 222 W. Merchandise Mart Plaza, Suite 1230, Chicago, Il 60654. Registration is FREE and open to the public but there are a limited number of seats, so please RSVP as soon as possible. For more information, directions, and registration, click HERE.

Technology Transfer at NIU

Northern Illinois University recognizes that University-Industry research collaboration has contributed significantly to national competitiveness, to the intellectual vitality of universities, and to the economic health of industry. The University's Technology Transfer Office (TTO) was created to encourage and nurture the development, disclosure, protection and commercialization of university intellectual property as well as to promote and market university intellectual property to industry and increase awareness of university research capabilities. As part of its mission, the TTO also participates in the University's role in facilitating the economic development and prosperity of the northern Illinois region.

For additional information, please contact the TTO staff via email or directly:

Rita Yusko, Manager
Phone: (815) 753-9281
Fax: (815) 753-1631

Karinne Bredberg, Innovation & New Venture Specialist
Phone: (815) 753-1125
Fax: (815) 753-1631