Μs Mary Albertson, CLP, RTTP
Mary Albertson is the President of the Association of University Technology Managers (AUTM) and is a Senior Licensing Associate in the Office of Technology Licensing (OTL) at Stanford University where she has been for 24 years. She manages technologies in life sciences, software and medical devices from evaluation through licensing. Ms. Albertson manages the marketing, accounting, IT, and compliance groups within OTL, providing broad experience in the business of technology transfer. In 2015 Ms. Albertson received AUTM’s President’s Award for her long-standing volunteer work with AUTM. She is also regularly invited to international conferences and courses to speak on and teach about commercializing technology.
AUTM is a nonprofit organization dedicated to bringing research to life by supporting and enhancing the global academic technology transfer profession through education, professional development, partnering and advocacy. AUTM’s more than 3,200 members represent managers of intellectual property from more than 300 universities, research institutions and teaching hospitals around the world as well as numerous businesses and government organizations.