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Patrick Murphy Appointed to DM50

Patrick Murphy, Construction and Facilities Director for Tech Parks Arizona, was recently appointed to the DM50, a nonprofit volunteer group that advocates for Davis-Monthan (DM) Air Force Base and its airmen. DM50 has raised more than $1.5 million for initiatives to improve the quality of life for military personnel and protects the future of DM. Read more.

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ICBI33 Flash Sale
(ends Monday, March 25th)
InBIA's International Conference on Business Incubation (ICBI) unites a global community of entrepreneurial ecosystem thought leaders who oversee business incubators, accelerators, and other types of entrepreneurship centers that drive regional economic development. Attendees come to connect with InBIA’s global community, share ideas to further the entrepreneurial movement, gather new tools and strategies for their programs, collaborate with peers from around the world, evaluate service providers and strategic partners, and have fun! More details and a full agenda can be found at .

InBIA is offering a special discount to our AURP network. Now through Monday, March 25th you can use code inbia50partner to register and receive a 50% discount off o f conference registration! This code will only apply if it is paired with a 3-night stay at the conference hotel.

Partner with AURP while in Minneapolis on April 13-17, 2019!

AURP has joined the Network of Academic and Corporate Relations Officers, NACRO , as a strategic partner. NACRO is a U.S. and international organization that works to engage academics and industry in a setting that allows for open discussion, while sharing best practices.

NACRO will be holding its 2019 Annual Conference in Pittsburgh from July 16 – 18, 2019 . To learn more about NACRO and their upcoming conference, visit .
Check out the AURP RFPs & RFQs page:

  • Arkansas Research & Technology Park Advancement Plan

Check out the AURP Career Center to discover your next career opportunity:

  • Purdue University, EVP for Research & Partnership
  • Illinois Research Park & EnterpriseWorks, University of Illinois, Program Coordinator
  • Idaho State University, Vice President for Research and Economic Development
  • Mayo Clinic, Florida, Project Portfolio Manager - Life Science Incubator
  • Mayo Clinic, Florida, Senior Program Coordinator - Life Science Incubator
  • University of Illinois, Managing Director, Discovery Partnership Institute
  • University of Illinois, Director of Administration, Discovery Partnership Institute
  • University of Illinois, Director of External Engagements and Partnership, Discovery Partnership Institute
  • Iowa State University Research Park, President