June 20-22, 2018

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  • About the conference

    A unique opportunity to share, learn and network

    The University-Industry Engagement conference will bring together diverse university engagement managers, researchers, policymakers and innovation and entrepreneurship managers. UTS will become an innovative hub over the course of 3 days, offering dynamic networks, access to a variety of presentations alongside workshops from key academics and practitioners on university-industry engagement. Hosted in the heart of Sydney, the conference is a unique opportunity to share, learn and network.

    We look forward to welcoming you to Sydney.

    Conference Organizers

    Keynote Speakers

    2019 line-up following soon

    -- Explore our 2018 keynotes --

    Fred Bakker

    Financial analyst, journalist, and author of the book The Smartest Places on Earth

    Dr. Celia Caulcott

    Vice-Provost of Enterprise and London at University College London

    Valeria D'Amico

    Head of Joint Open Labs at Telecom Italia

    Dr. Lars Frolund

    Development Manager at Aarhus University, Visiting Researcher at MIT

    Prof. Mariana Mazzucato

    Chair in the Economics of Innovation and Public Value at University College London

    Prof. Tim Minshall

    Dr John C Taylor Professor of Innovation and Head of the Institute for Manufacturing at University of Cambridge

    Jeff Selingo

    Author of There is Life After College

    Dr. Malcolm Skingle

    Director of Academic Liaison at GSK

    Prof. Poh Kam Wong

    Director for NUS Entrepreneurship Centre and Professor at the National University of Singapore

    What People Say

    An amazing event bringing the community together

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    Learn from 60+ speakers on the latest concepts, research results on university-industry Interaction and hear from business leaders and their experience in cooperating with universities.

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    The conference brings together people with various backgrounds