Monday, December 5 | 12:30 pm

Working with Industry to Enhance Digital and Mobile Technology Studies at University of Michigan

Presented by Michael Ranella, M.B.A., M.P.H., Senior Director, Business Development, Fast Forward Medical Innovation 

Working with industry is a complimentary partner to U-M researchers and can establish a competitive advantage in securing research funding for future studies. Despite these potential benefits, it can be difficult to understand the process and procedures necessary to operationalization these win-win opportunities. This session will provide high-level insight by Fast Forward Medical Innovations Business Development to investigators looking to work with industry involving digital & mobile technologies. The session will cover a wide range of topics including procurement vs. sponsored research contracting, budgeting, data use and security to name a few. Attendees will learn about resources available to help them execute their research studies in this growing space.

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DIGIT-MI monthly meetings are the place for faculty and staff across the University of Michigan to connect, learn, and share resources that encourage the increased use of digital and mobile technologies and mental wellness in research across multiple disciplines. 

Meetings take place on Zoom the first Monday of every month November through May.


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