Ruben D. Flores-Saaib, CLP

Ruben D. Flores-Saaib, CLP

Director of Commercialization for the Office of Innovation and Commercialization (OIC), UC San Diego

Rubén Flores-Saaib is Director of Commercialization for the Office of Innovation and Commercialization (OIC) at UC San Diego. He has held a variety of positions in R&D, marketing, business development and technology commercialization. He was Vice President of Business Development and Technology Transfer for the Los Angeles BioMedical Research Institute at Harbor UCLA Medical Center, where he focused on fostering the entrepreneurial ecosystem for startups in Los Angeles. His professional career also includes Biosite, where he helped design, initiate, negotiate and monitor clinical trials; and later joined Chemicon (now Millipore-Sigma), where he managed R&D, worldwide clinical-trial operations, and marketing activities for diagnostic products.

Best Practices in IP Licensing – Day 2

America's Cup A/B

During this two-day interactive program, you’ll hear firsthand tales from the trenches as industry experts shed light on best practices for structuring and negotiating transactions. Learn from their experiences and leave armed with the key components you need to successfully close transactions. The high teacher student ratio optimizes one-on-one interactions with the content leaders and […]

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Best Practices in IP Licensing – Day 1

America's Cup A/B

During this two-day interactive program, you’ll hear firsthand tales from the trenches as industry experts shed light on best practices for structuring and negotiating transactions. Learn from their experiences and leave armed with the key components you need to successfully close transactions. The high teacher student ratio optimizes one-on-one interactions with the content leaders and […]

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E2: Non-Traditional Opportunities for the TTO to Contribute

Regatta B/C

University technology transfer offices (TTO’s) typically have as their institutional objectives identifying, creating and commercializing intellectual property (IP) being created on their campuses as well as the generation of royalty revenues. However, TTO’s are increasingly being asked to develop and manage a range of new functions including technology maturation funds, the entrepreneurial ecosystem on campus, […]

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