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The Deep Tech Talk Webinar Series is a partnership with Texas A&M University at Qatar, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki in Greece and Arts et Métier in France. This webinar will present and discuss experiences from around the world about the path for commercialization of deep technologies that advance scientific frontiers. The webinar series will focus on:

  • Attributes of deep technologies (impact, disruptive, time and scale, investment)
  • Opportunities and challenges in the development of disruptive technologies
  • Collaborations in the ecosystem
  • Roles of universities in the ecosystem


Please register for the webinar and check your e-mail for a confirmation of your registration. If you have any questions, contact Kholoud Nawahdah.

What are Deep Technologies?

Deep technologies address the biggest societal and environmental challenges and shape the way we solve the most pressing global issues. They have significant impact in diverse industries such as agriculture, health care, energy and transportation

Examples of deep technologies include advanced materials, artificial intelligence, blockchain, biotechnology, drones and robotics, photonics and electronics, and quantum computing.

Disruptive deep technologies require considerable development time. Overall, deep technologies have a strong research base that requires large investments and challenging business models.

Webinar Details

Faculty, researchers and graduate students interested in moving ideas to the marketplace will find this webinar series valuable. In addition, startup companies will benefit from the seminars about paths for commercialization and potential partnerships with universities.

Speakers for this webinar series will have significant expertise in:

  • Transfer of technologies from a university setting to the marketplace
  • Integration of technologies in corporations
  • Acceleration of transfer of product to the marketplace through startup companies 
  • Agencies that support transfer of research outcomes to marketplace

July Workshop

Please note that the following times are shown in North American Central Standard Time.

If you missed the July workshop or want to revisit the conversation, you may view the webinar on YouTube.

Organizing Committee

  • Saurabh Biswas, Texas A&M Engineering Experiment Station (Chairperson)
  • Hassan Bazzi, Texas A&M University at Qatar
  • Yossef "Joe" Elabd, Texas A&M Engineering Experiment Station
  • Mohamed El Mansori, Arts et Métiers Institute of Technology
  • Eyad Masad, Texas A&M Engineering Experiment Station
  • Nikolaos Michailidis, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki