Chris Wright will represent McCausland Keen + Buckman at the Association of University Technology Managers (AUTM) 2018 Annual Meeting from February 18-21 in Pheonix, AZ. An active AUTM member for more than 20 years, Chris has served as both a moderator and panelist at the organization's annual meetings and Eastern Regional meetings. His most recent AUTM presentations were titled "Startup Deal Structures: The Next Wave?" and "Understanding the Implications of LLCs".
AUTM is a nonprofit organization dedicated to bringing research to life by supporting and enhancing the global academic technology transfer profession through education, professional development, partnering and advocacy. AUTM's more than 3,200 members represent managers of intellectual property from more than 300 universities, research institutions and teaching hospitals around the world as well as numerous businesses and government organizations.
Chris advises entrepreneurs, growth companies and universities on transactional, licensing, intellectual property and technology transfer matters. For more than 30 years, he has been contributing to the growth of technology companies and helping educational and resarch institutions to achieve their research, licensing and alliance objectives.