Spring Training 2021

THURSDAY'S IN APRIL (8, 15, 22, 29)    |    12:00 - 2:30 pm Eastern



Research parks and innovation districts remain the resilient drivers in the world's knowledge economy.

Join us virtually for this year's Spring Training 2021, where our innovation leaders will dive deep into discussions with C-Suite executives plus innovation pioneers to lead discovery dialogue preparing you for opportunities, and strategies for decades to come. We are going low-tech to include informal lunch groups and roundtable breakout rooms so participants will engage openly and directly with their peers, sponsors, and session leaders. 

Focused discussion topics:

  • (Apr 8) Beyond Real Estate: The Ecosystem of Place
  • (Apr 15) Smart City Technology in Innovation Districts
  • (Apr 22) Building Inclusive Communities of Innovation: Essential DEI Strategies
  • (Apr 29) Accelerating Entrepreneurial Ecosystem: Lessons from MIT REAP
    and other Regional Entrepreneurship Programs

Spring Training is:

Education - Four "can't miss", highly interactive modules addressing professional and leadership development.

Information Exchange - Days of intense networking and collaboration, including the Opening Reception, Informal Group Lunches, Breakout Rooms, and Virtual Race for Innovation & Entrepreneurship: Half-Marathon.

Affordability - A lifetime worth of knowledge offered in four manageable modules. You can't afford to miss it!

Bring Your Questions  

Be prepared to participate in meaningful discussions with top subject-matter experts. This AURP intensive has a strictly workshop format - and it will be an extraordinary learning opportunity. To maintain a highly-interactive format, space is limited for this event. Make your plans early to reserve a spot.