University of Southern California


Securing Corporate Funding for Your Research

Who Should Attend

Course is designed for all levels of faculty, postdocs & graduate students.

Course Description

Learn how to engage with industry and obtain funding. Discussion on the commercialization process and how the USC Stevens Center will help to find a partner, negotiate a license, and assist with developing and marketing the product.


Mina Zion, Associate Director, Corporate Collaborations, USC Stevens Center for Innovation


One 2 hour session. Offered once per semester.

Next Course

November 29, 2017 | 12:00 – 2:00 PM | Location: Health Science Campus (HSC), Broad CIRM Center, BCC Conference Room 501
[location was changed on 11/28/17]

Lunch provided.

Course Registration

To register, please RSVP at least one week prior to the first class via email, indicating the course(s) you are attending, to

For information about workshops, contact the office at 213-740-6709.