The NAI Annual Meeting is the premier arena where academic innovation and entrepreneurship is recognized, honored and cultivated.
The theme for the Eighth Annual Meeting is “Connecting the Innovation Community” and will be held April 10‐11, 2019 at the JW Marriott Galleria in Houston, TX. Join us as we bring together innovative thought leaders from organizations worldwide who are making a tangible impact on quality of life, economic development, and welfare of society. The Annual Meeting features stimulating presentations and networking and culminates in the formal NAI Fellows Induction Ceremony at the Space Center Houston.
We aim to honor and empower the world’s brightest innovators and professionals by creating powerful connections between them, generating a momentum that will enhance and transform our innovation ecosystem.
These presentations offer an excellent opportunity to share your research and expertise as it relates to our theme: Connecting the Innovation Community.
Deadline to Submit: January 15, 2019
JW Marriott Houston Galleria: NAI Annual Meeting Room Block – $179/nightly
Address: 5150 Westheimer Rd, Houston, TX 77056
Phone: (713) 961-1500
Hotel Room Reservation Deadline: March 18, 2019 – Please book early, rooms sell quickly!
Supporting the NAI Annual Meeting is an unparalleled opportunity to connect personally with the academic industry’s innovation influencers and decision makers!
Contact [email protected] to learn more and reserve your sponsorship.
In 2018, more than 450 individuals attended from worldwide universities and organizations. Attendees include senior leadership from universities and not for profit research institutes; interdisciplinary researchers and stakeholders; technology commercialization officers; deans, faculty, students, and many more. View the 2018 Meeting Recap