Our annual Invention 2 Venture (I2V) Conference pulls together dynamic experts, academic researchers, students, entrepreneurs and business leaders from across Vermont and New England to talk about how to protect, develop and finance your ideas. They share resources, what's worked for them... and what can work for you.

UVM's 2021 I2V Conference -

This year’s Invention2Venture conference is Thursday April 1st, 2021 from 1:15-2:45. The event will be virtual and links to the presentations and panels will be provided with registration.

Our Agenda is as follows;

1:15 – 1:25       UVM President, Suresh Garimella on Growing the Research Enterprise at UVM.
1:25 – 1:35       Welcome to I2V: Kirk Dombrowski, Vice President for Research
1:35 – 1:45       Corine Farewell, Director UVM Innovations: highlighting successes of FY20 & 21 – awards for faculty              
1:45 – 2:45       Panel Discussion: UVM Inventors – How to find your funding.
Moderator: Sarah Kalil Co-founder and CEO of CoreMap Medical
iTREP: Tina Thornton PhD Asst. Prof. UVM 
SPARK: Charlie Irvin PhD Prof. UVM 
DRIVEN: Jake Reder PhD CEO Celdara Medical 
iCorps: Shannon Sullivan-Ellis UNY-iCorps Node Regional Director 
SBIR/STTR Ashim Subedee Academic Innovation Lead, NIH Small business Education and Entrepreneurial Development (SEED)

Please click here to register

We are grateful for our I2V 2021 sponsors!




 And thanks to Kevin Correll for sponsoring as well!