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2016 Annual Meeting CICEP Session Presentations and Handouts

COMMISION ON INNOVATION, COMPETITIVENESS, AND ECONOMIC PROSPERITY (CICEP) AGENDA at the APLU ANNUAL MEETING
Learning, Discovery, and Engagement

JW Marriott | Austin, TX
Sunday, November 13 – Tuesday, November 15

SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 13

HBCUs as Models of Community and Economic Engagement (8:30–10:00 a.m.)

Presentation slides here (click on presenter name to access presentation):

  • Timothy Faley, Kiril Sokoloff Distinguished Professor of Entrepreneurship, Special Assistant to the President, University of the Virgin Islands
  • Daniel Hall, Vice President for Community Engagement, University of Louisville
  • Lynnette Overby, Professor of Theater, University of Delaware

Session handout here (click on "Working group questions" to access presentation):

NSB Science and Engineering Indicators: Utilizing a Unique Dataset to Promote Economic and Workforce Development (8:30–10:00 a.m.)

Presentation slides here (click on presenter name to access presentation):

  • Rena Cotsones, Associate Vice Outreach, Engagement, and Regional Development, Northern Illinois University
  • Kelvin K. Droegemeier, Kelvin K. Droegemeier, Vice President for Research, University of Oklahoma
  • Beethika Khan, Beethika Khan, Director of SEI, National Science Foundation

Organizing for Economic Engagement— Structural and Coordination Approaches (10:45 a.m.–Noon)

Presentation slides here (click on presenter name to access presentation):

  • Anthony Armstrong, President and CEO, Indiana University Research and Technology Corporation, Indiana University
  • Maura Donovan, Executive Director, Office of University Economic Development, University of Minnesota
  • Daniel Pullin, Dean, Price College of Business, University of Oklahoma
  • Jim Rankin, Vice Provost, Research and Economic Development, University of Arkansas at Fayetteville

Preaching Beyond the Choir: Communicating the Vast and Complex Value of Public Research Universities Succinctly and Effectively (1:45–3:00 p.m.)

Presentation slides for this session will be added soon.

Institutional Strategies for Innovation and Economic Prosperity (3:30–4:45 p.m.)

Presentation slides here (click on presenter name to access presentation):

  • Michael Crum, Vice President for Economic Development and Business Engagement, Iowa State University
  • Greg Deason, Senior Vice President and Director of Innovation and Entrepreneurship, Purdue University
  • Todd Hardy,Todd Hardy, Senior Economic Development Advisor, Office of Knowledge Enterprise Development, Arizona State University
  • Renee Reijo Pera, Vice President of Research and Economic Development, Montana State University
  • Kathay Rennels, Associate Vice President for Engagement, Colorado State University
  • Steven Tello, Associate Vice Chancellor, Entrepreneurship and Economic Development, University of Massachusetts Lowell

MONDAY, NOVEMBER 14

Innovation and Entrepreneurship Education as a Lever for Workforce Preparation (8:30–10:00 a.m.)

Presentation slides here (click on "Master Slide Deck" access all presentations):

  • Master Slide Deck (Nathalie Duval-Couetil, Director and Associate Professor, Purdue University; Steven Tello, Associate Vice Chancellor, Entrepreneurship and Economic Development, University of Massachusetts Lowelll Phil Weilerstein, President and CEO, VentureWell)

The Value of Engagement: Achieving State and Federal Retention Goals to Bolster Economic Development (10:45 a.m.–Noon)

Presentation slides here (click on presenter name to access presentation):

  • Sharon L. Gaber, President, University of Toledo
  • Andrew Furco, Associate Vice President for Public Engagement, University of Minnesota
  • Bruce E. Johnson, President, Inter-University Council of Ohio
  • Rose Martinez, State Higher Education Policy Consultant, Lumina Foundation for Education

TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 15

Cross-Border Collaborations: The North American Zone of Knowledge (8:15–9:30 a.m.)

Presentation slides here (click on presenter name to access presentation):

  • Steven Daley Laursen, Professor of Natural Resource Policy and Administration, and Senior Executive, Office of Vice President for Research and Economic Development, University of Idaho
  • Willi Meyers, Professor Emeritus, Agricultural and Applied Economics, University of Missouri
  • Amy Parsons, Executive Vice Chancellor, Colorado State University System
  • Gil Salinas, Executive Vice President, Brownsville Economic Development Council
  • Mary L. Walshok, Associate Vice Chancellor, Public Programs, University of California, San Diego

Session handout here (click on "Working group questions" to access document):

Featured Project & Initiative

Photo Courtesy of Texas A&M University
Economic Development & Engagement
APLU believes public and land-grant universities should dramatically expand engagement efforts with partners in the communities they serve—members of the public, community organizations, business and industry, state and local government, and others.

Featured Project & Initiative

Clemson University
Economic Development & Engagement
Lightweight Innovations For Tomorrow (LIFT), APLU, and the National Center for Manufacturing Sciences (NCMS) created an Expert Educator Team (EET) to identify how colleges and universities can modify curricula to meet the knowledge, skills, and abilities workers will need for jobs in the advanced manufacturing sector.

Featured Project & Initiative

Economic Development & Engagement
The designation and awards go to APLU member universities that demonstrate excellence and leadership in planning, implementing, and evaluating programs and initiatives that support regional economic development.