Cornell University

As part of the university's commitment to economic development and outreach, CTL hosts a variety of events to create connections between the Cornell campuses, industry members, entrepreneurs, and investors.

See Who Attended Opportunities and Challenges of the Connected World Partnership Forum


Rachit Agarwal - Assistant Professor, Computer Science, Cornell University

Jun Amano Postdoc in MS&E - Research Manager, Konica Minolta Laboratory USA

Rosemary Amponsah - Student, Johnson Cornell University

Kwame Amponsah 96, 98, 12, 14 - Founder & CEO, Xallent

Julie Baker - Co-Founder, Ursa Space Systems

Fargo Balliett 2017 - Student, Cornell

Jim Ballingall 1982 - Executive Director, Cornell IC3

Dhananjay Bansal AAP 2020 - Founder & CEO, Arch Data Services

Fred Barken BA '76, MS '77 - Investor, self

Christopher Batten - Professor, Cornell

Ben Bergan - Technology Commercialization Specialist, Physical Sciences, Center for Technology Licensing at Cornell

Peter Blanchet - Account Manager, OEM Group

George Blasiak - IP Law Attorney, Heslin Rothenberg Farley & Mesiti, P.C.

William Chen PhD Engineering 1965 - ASE Fellow & Sr. Technical Advisor, ASE Group

Joseph Chipalowsky - Research Support Tech, Cornell

John Chong - VP of Product and Business Development, Kionix, Inc.

Tanzeem Choudhury - Associate Professor, Information Science, Cornell University

James Clay - Computer Science and Engineering, SUNY Buffalo

Harold Craighead - Professor, Cornell Univ

Benyamin Davaji ECE - PostDoc, Cornell University

David Dieterich - Executive in Residence, Atkinson Center for a Sustainable Future

Jean Marcel dos Reis Costa - Research Assistant, Cornell University

Zackary Downey - Data Scientist, Ursa Space Systems

Ryan Enderby MPS Info Sci - Student, Cornell

Jeff Fearn - Sr. Technology Licensing Officer, Life Sciences, Center for Technology Licensing at Cornell

Lionel Florit - Principal, IoT and Mobile Technologies, Cisco Systems

Pat Govang - Technology Licensing Officer, Physical Sciences, Center for Technology Licensing at Cornell

David Grant - CEO and Co-Founder, Aerial.ai

william greener - US Patent Attorney, Bond Schoeneck & King

Ved Gund - Graduate Research Assistant, Cornell University

Sahil Gupta 2011-2015, 2015-2016 MEng ECE - Graduate, Cornell University

Sandeep Hirekerur - Sr Manager - Digital Health, Boston Scientific

Andrew Hocking 2004 & 2005 Engineering (BS and MEng) - MEMS Design Supervisor, Kionix

Lynda Inesque - Technology Commercialization Specialist, Life Sciences, Center for Technology Licensing at Cornell

SM Islam - Postdoc associate, Cornell University

Li Jiang 2014 Mechanical Engineering PhD - CEO, VitaMe Technologies, Inc.

Shixiong Jiang - Computer Science and Engineering, SUNY Buffalo

Edwin Kan - Professor, Cornell University

Mike Kanellos - Head of Corporate Communications and Technology Analyst, OSISoft, LLC

Nicole Kerness Nuclear Sci and Engineering 1995 - VP Sensor Design and Technology, Kionix

Amit Lal - Professor, Electrical and Computer Engineering, Cornell University

Mingda Li - Grad. Student, Cornell

Alice Li - Executive Director, Center for Technology Licensing at Cornell University

Michal Lipson - Professor, Electrical Engineering and Applied Physics, Columbia University

Jess Lyga - Technology Licensing Officer, Plant Varieties & Germplasm, Center for Technology Licensing at Cornell

Val Mack Master of Professional Studies, Information Science - Student, Dimitri

Audriana Marmuscak - Communication and Outreach Officer, Center for Technology Licensing at Cornell

José Martínez - Professor, Cornell University

Scott Miller 1995,1998 Engineering - Vice President, Engineering and CTO, Kionix Inc

Alex Mock 2018, MBA - MBA Candidate, Cornell University

Dakota O'Dell - Research Assistant, Cornell University

Christopher Ober - Prof, Cornell

David Orbach 1997 engineering and CALS - Visiting Scientist , Cornell

Phil Owh - Associate Director for Technology Licensing in Life Sciences, Center for Technology Licensing at Cornell

Leanna Pancoast - Graduate Student, Cornell University

Robert Parker - Chief Technology Officer, Samsung SmartThings

Eliad Peretz 2014 - Space Technology Fellow Researcher, Cornell University

Mike Pinelis - President and CEO, MEMS Journal, Inc.

Visarute Pinrod - Graduate Student, Cornell University

Prafull Purohit - Graduate Student, Cornell University

Adarsh Ravi - Graduate Student, Cornell ECE

J. Rory Rohan - Managing Director, Source Capital Group

Tayyar Rzayev - Research Assistant, Cornell University

Laura Salter - Associate Director of Strategic Communication, Center for Technology Licensing at Cornell

Michael Santiago Mechanical Engineering 2016 - CEO, FloraPulse

Robert Scharf Engr '77 - Entrepreneur in Residence, Cornell University - College of Engineering

Fred Schneider - Department Chair, Computer Science, Cornell University

Matt Smith - Partner and COO, TandemLaunch, Inc.

David Socha 1996 - College of Agriculture and Life Sciences - Technology Assessment, Indium Corporation

Laurie Strom - Exec VP COO, SAE ITC

Chee-Keong Tan - Assistant Professor, Clarkson University

Donald Tennant - Director of Operations, Cornell NanoScale Facility

Martin Teschl - Associate Director for Technology Licensing in Physical Sciences, Center for Technology Licensing at Cornell

Carolyn Theodore - Technology Licensing Officer, Physical Sciences, Center for Technology Licensing at Cornell

Michael Thompson - Director, Product Group Aerospace, SAE

Christopher Torng - Graduate Student, Cornell

Trung Tran - Program Manager, DARPA

Michele van de Walle - Director, Industrial partnerships, CCMR

Robert Van Renesse - Principal Research Scientist, Cornell University

Xiaolu Wang 3rd year; Economics (joint with PAM and Johnson) - PhD student, Cornell University

Abby Westervelt MBA '97 - Director of Corporate & Foundation Relations, Cornell University, College of Engineering

Mike Wheeler - Lead Software Engineer, SRC, Inc.

Sunny Wong Johnson 2017 - MBA '17, Cornell University

Zoe Zhong - Patent Manager, Physical Sciences, Center for Technology Licensing at Cornell