Fall 2011

Celebrating University Innovation

The third annual SIUC Technology and Innovation Expo – Fall 2011 was October 28 at the Dunn-Richmond Economic Development Center in Carbondale, Illinois. The annual event aims to raise awareness of the important technological advances coming out of the University, and to expedite growth of new businesses and licensing relationships in the region.

The Expo featured new technology and invention presentations by university faculty inventors and a university spin-out discussion panel. Exhibits by event sponsors and university researchers were on display in the networking atrium. The Expo was part ofInnovation Week. View the program (PDF, 3.2MB). Stay tuned for some videos.

Congratulations to our faculty award winners

Inventor of the Year: Dr. Y. Paul Chugh
Innovator of the Year: Dr. Ken Anderson
Startup of the Year: Dr. Bakul Dave

TIE Student Poster Contest Award Winner– Ahmed Soueidan

Event Details

Date Friday, October 28, 2011
Time 9:00am – 5:00pm; View Agenda
Location Dunn-Richmond Economic Development Building, 150 E. Pleasant Hill Road (Map)
Attendance Fee $25 per person includes event program, lunch (17th Street Barbeque), hors d’oeuvres & beverages at reception (Alto Vineyards, Kindling)
Website http://tie.siu.edu/
Audience The event is for representatives from business, banking and investment, industry and academia.

Questions or comments? Please email techtran@siu.edu or call (618) 453-4556.