Linda Malek and Jason Johnson Will Moderate 'The First Valley of Death: Part I Technology Transfer Licenses' Workshop

October 7, 2021

Linda A. Malek and Jason Johnson

Linda Malek and Jason Johnson will moderate the First Valley of Death: Part I Technology Licenses Workshop on October 7th from 1:00PM- 2:30PM. The panel discussion will be an AIRMEET, virtual event. Join us to walk through important issues that arise in multi sided negotiation by hearing from our panelists representing active Metro Area start ups, investors and universities in Part I of our three part series.

Return for Part II Oct 14 and Part III Oct 21 to hear current practices in employment agreements, dealmaking and complex situations including managing conflicts of interest.


  • Kathy Ku, Chief Licensing Advisor WSGR, former Executive Director at Stanford Office of Technology Licensing
  • Chris Garabedian, Founder, Chair, CEO, Xontogeny
  • Shintaro Kaido, Vice Provost for Innovation, Drexel 
  • Choukri Ben Mamoun, Virtus Therapeutics
  • Donna See, CBO, Xora Innovations, Temasek