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William Michael Cunningham to speak at National Science Foundation sponsored crowdfunding workshop
William Michael Cunningham will speak at workshop titled "The Role of Crowdfunding in the STEM Ecosystem" sponsored by the National Science Foundation.
Tuesday, October 10, 2017
8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Holiday Inn Alexandria Carlyle, just a block from the new NSF HQ
2460 Eisenhower Ave, Alexandria VA 22314
- How are interactions between STEM investigators and the public affected?
- How can public and private sectors work together to leverage crowdfunding?
- Does crowdfunding impact transformational or interdisciplinary research?
- Does crowdfunding impact translation of research to entrepreneurship?
- How are crowdfunded projects vetted to be achievable and technically sound?
- How might crowdfunding impact demographic representation in STEM fields?
- How are intellectual property and federal funding laws taken into account?
- Does a crowdfunding model allow more effective integration of citizen science?
- How might universities leverage crowdfunding for faculty development, outreach?
Attendance is free and open but advance registration is requested.
Please register at https://goo.gl/
William Michael Cunningham