mentoring, training & capacity building
The Apio team has extensive experience in training and mentoring. Our members are on the Professional Development faculty for the Association of University Technology Managers (AUTM) and have served as faculty in marketing, assessment, negotiations, licensing, valuation, and start up development as well as having conducted numerous workshops at meetings.
We have developed a suite of courses, and are able to provide standard or personalized group or individual training and mentoring.
I. Technology Transfer Professionals. From Chile to China, South Africa to Singapore, Apio has worked with universities and government agencies on every continent (except Antarctica) to design a series of courses that develop and enhance technology transfer capacity. Topics range from fundamentals to policy, strategy, and leadership. Link to course list.
II. Faculty and Student Innovators and Entrepreneurs. Faculty and student innovators and entrepreneurs provide the raw product - the new inventions, ideas, and energy that feed the innovation transfer success pipeline. This series of courses provides hands-on, case-based learning to enhance faculty and students understanding of the commercialization process. Link to course list.
III. University Administration. Designed for deans and department chairs, this series of courses provides fundamentals and tools needed to create a culture that fosters innovation and commercialization. Link to course list.