Registration open: DIVERSE-W speaker series

The Office of Partnerships and Technology Transfer invites you to register now at for the July session of the DIVERSE-W speaker series.

Join us Tuesday, July 27, at 10 AM PT/11 AM MT/12PM CT/1PM ET for the first event of the DIVERSE-W speaker series. Kicking off with 3M Division Scientist Audrey Sherman, the series aims to grow the innovator ecosystem, spurring women’s participation in patenting.

According to the USPTO, just 13% of patent inventors in 2019 were women. With 148 patents to her name, Sherman represents the diverse future of the industry.

Please contact Jane Pretkelis at for more information.

Audrey Sherman, 3M Division Scientist