DAILY | Nov 2-6, 2:00 to 4:30 Eastern

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CHANGEMAKERS: Leading Communities of Innovation in Uncertainty 

Interactive remarks with the world's top leaders in innovation and inspiration 
Plan for up-to-the-moment discussions on global issues including projected outcomes from the U.S. 2020 Presidential election.
Here are just a few of our experts.

Steve Case

Dr. DeRionne Pollard

Donald Thompson

Jessica Rose Cooper

Maurice Jones

Intimate breakout sessions learning from and connecting with peers on topic tracks • 
Legal • Marketing / Communication • Government / Funding • Operations / Facilities • Biohealth / Lifesciences • Innovation Districts

Virtual Research Park & Innovation District Tours 
Park / District executives and their partners should seize this opportunity and share your accomplishments in this global forum. Limited spots available. Learn more.

Networking, Roundtable Discussion Groups, Virtual Happy Hour and More

Awards of Excellence 
Sprinkled throughout AURP Week, we will recognize excellence in innovation and leadership among our communities, and colleagues. In our 2020 digital format, we will honor the recipients within the following categories:  Outstanding Research Park / Innovation District • Innovation Award • Rising Star - A New Generation of Innovation Leadership • Excalibur - COVID-19 A National Response & Resiliency

Conference Overview

300+ of the foremost global leaders in our community of innovation will converge at Changemakers. Designed to advance new ideas at interactive sessions with C-suite executives, AURP IC2020 features a diverse range of learning content such as collaborative sessions, intensive discussions, learning tours and more, covering topics that will build core competencies. You'll gain exposure to thought leaders, surface new concepts, and be inspired. #BuildTheAURPNetwork #AURPIC2020

"If you've seen one research park, you've only seen one research park", so at this year’s virtual conference, we invite our global network to submit your video to introduce your research park or innovation district through Virtual Tours. Tour viewership will be shared throughout AURP WEEK, to all registrants, during conference 'check-in', breaks, session transitions, plus will be shared through social channels. LEARN MORE.