A non-profit international organization, AURP
represents research, science or technology parks, which are designed to promote university-industry relations, to foster innovation, and to facilitate the transfer of technology from academe to the private sector.
The national recognition for the UMD Research Park by AURP
is testament to the hard work of many people over many years at the University of Maryland," said Brian Darmody, Associate Vice President for Corporate and Foundation Relations at the University of Maryland, who is also a past president of AURP
It's a great pleasure on behalf of the board and members of AURP
Canada to work with FedDev Ontario on these very important projects," noted Carol Stewart, President of AURP
Canada and Manager of the David Johnston Research + Technology Park.
Others recognized at the 2014 AURP
Awards of Excellence include:
Byrne, MBA, AURP
President, and President, The University Financing Foundation.
The other officers of the AURP
Board of Directors include Charles F.
University research parks are an important element of the innovation ecosystem because today's global economy is still a very local phenomenon," said Eileen Walker, MIM/MBA, Chief Executive Officer, AURP
is proud to honor the Oklahoma University Research Campus as 2013 Outstanding Research Park for demonstrating exceptional leadership in innovation amongst university research parks, individuals and companies," said AURP
President David Baker.
Fortunately, OneMedPlace has established a one-of-a-kind global database and a life science community that can satisfy this need," said Eileen Walker, CEO of AURP
Atkinson, PhD, President, The Information Technology & Innovation Foundation, will be two of the headline speakers at the AURP
2013 International Conference.
seeks to increase economic competitiveness through innovation and commercialization," he said.
About the Association of University Research Parks: The AURP
is a 22-year old professional association of planned and operating university-related research and science parks, many of which contain technology incubators.