9th Annual Deshpande Symposium

June 10-12, 2020
Cleveland Ohio

The 9th Annual Deshpande Symposium for Innovation and Entrepreneurship in Higher Education will be held in Cleveland, June 10-12, 2020.  Burton D. Morgan Foundation is excited to help plan and host this conference in our back yard. 

The Deshpande Symposium is a gathering of like-minded practitioners focused on accelerating innovation and entrepreneurship across the college and university environment. The Symposium provides a venue for attendees to learn from each others' experiences; to gain wider exposure for their ideas, successes and start-ups; and to collaborate on activities that increase innovation and entrepreneurship in their academic communities.

National speakers and esteemed colleagues discuss best practices and emerging opportunities:
Entrepreneurship in the Curriculum
University Research Commercialization and Startups
Developing Entrepreneurial Universities, Culture & Ecosystems

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