TUFF will be featured in two live sessions during UIDP’s spring conference UIDPVirtual 2021. TUFF will be represented at the Table Topics session on Wednesday, April 14th where staff members will lead conversations centered on industry relevant trends, our successful history supporting university-industry partnerships and the TUFF resources available to assist those collaborations. Other participating organizations to be featured are PepsiCo, Vertiv Corporation, Givaudan Flavors Corporation, Sumitomo Chemical America, Elsevier, Collaborative Real Estate, NSF, Avery Denison and more.
TUFF President and CEO Kevin Byrne will be speaking on Thursday, April 15th at a session titled “Tax Exempt Bonds and Research Contracts.” Joining Kevin will be Terri Finister, Matt Owens and Jilda Garton.
The annual, week-long conference provides opportunities to strengthen relationships between universities and their industry partners through curated topics, practical guidance, panels, breakout sessions and internationally recognized keynote speakers.
TUFF has a rich history of partnering with UIDP and has both contributed to and benefited from the wealth of resources available to their members. For more information on UIDP, please visit: UIDP | Innovative Approaches to U-I Collaboration.