2017 NAI Conference Videos

NAI Fellows Induction


NAI Conference 2017 Oral Presentations

Barbara D. Boyan, Virginia Commonwealth University

Approaches to an Innovative and Entrepreneurial Culture: Involving and Protecting Students

Milton L. Brown, Inova Schar Cancer Institute

Inova Schar Cancer Institute: A New Model for Catalyzing Medical Innovations through Drug Discovery

Ruben G. Carbonell, North Carolina State University

Inspiring the Next Generation of Innovators Through Industry-University Collaboration

Jeffrey L. Duerk, Case Western Reserve University

Emerging Models of Industry - Academic Collaboration and Engagement

Isiah M. Warner, Louisiana State University

LSU LA-STEM Research Scholars Program: A Model for Broadening Diversity in STEM Education

John T. Schiller, National Institutes of Health

Patenting from the Perspective of an NIH Inventor

Mark S. Humayun, University of Southern California

Advanced Implants for Ophthalmology

Hany Farid, Dartmouth College

Digital Forensics: From Social Media to Social Impact

Nasser Peyghambarian, The University of Arizona

Entrepreneurial and Commercialization Activities at Universities: The Good, The Bad and The Ugly

Jennifer L. West, Duke University

Fostering Innovation in STEM Students

Paul R. Sanberg, National Academy of Inventors

State of the Academy Address


NAI Conference 2017 Keynotes

Keynote Address: Lisa Seacat DeLuca,
IBM Commerce

What Does an Inventor Look Like?


NAI Conference 2017 Panel Presentations

Panel 1

Governmental Relations Information Session Communicating the Value of Innovation in a New Political Climate

Panel 2

Innovative Approaches to University-Industry Collaboration (Hosted by Allied Minds)

Panel 3

Impacting Society through Invention and Entrepreneurship (Hosted by AAAS-Lemelson Invention Ambassadors)

Panel 4

Honoring Innovators Through Local NAI Chapters

Panel 5

Changing the Culture to Recognize Patents, Licensing and Commercialization toward Tenure and Merit

Panel 6

Invention Education: Creating the Next Generation of Inventors (Hosted by The Lemelson Foundation)