Our experts—selected as people who have deep expertise and are at the top of their fields—engage the Discovery to Market students through guest speaking sessions and expert advising.
Speakers attend class to share their real life experiences in various areas of technology transfer. Advisors provide the student teams with expertise and guidance. These experts generously give their time and talent to help students succeed in their technology commercialization projects.
Amarpreet Chawla, PhD
Sr. Consultant, Quintiles Advisory
Douglas Fox, JD
Ballard Spahr LLP
bwtech@UMBC Research and Technology Park
Patrick Kelly, PhD, JD
Riverside Law LLP
Sumita Mitra, PhD
Mitra Chemical Consulting
Corporate Scientist (Retired) 3M Company
Chuck Montague, PhD
Deputy Director, JHU-Coulter Translational Research Partnership
Industry Liaison, Biomedical Engineering, Johns Hopkins University
Uday Racherla, PhD
John Weatherspoon, PhD, JD
Adli Law LLP
If you are interested in becoming a speaker or expert adviser, please contact us.