Free webinar series for science-based startups and entrepreneurs

July 20th, 2017

If you’re a science-based startup or entrepreneur and you’d like to know how to find markets and customers, leverage your intellectual property, work with university licensing offices, set up your company, locate non-dilutive funding or make yourself "investor ready", you'llwant to attend ONAMI’s free webinars. These online classes will last 45-minutes - see below for upcoming dates and outlines. There’s an opportunity to ask questions and get advice. There is no cost to participate but simple online registration is required.

ONAMI Science Entrepreneur Webinars


We're done for  2017!  Watch here for possible future series

All previous webinars are available for online viewing - use the "VIEW" links below to watch at your convenience.


Fall Expert Series now entirely available for online/on-demand viewing!

We invited expert investors, licensing professionals and entrepreneurs to share their detailed experience and insights with you, 45-60 minutes at a time. It was a great lineup, and the same links to register for live viewing are now "view" links for watching the recordings.


Available for viewing online: How I Do Due Diligence on Your Company, by Eric Boothe, Principal at Elevate Capital   VIEW

Available for viewing online: Working with University Licensing Offices, a panel discussion with Oregon's top university licensing officials:  Andrew Watson (OHSU), Chuck Williams (UO), Brian Wall (OSU), Joe Janda (PSU)    VIEW

Available for viewing online: Top Legal Mistakes Made by Startups, by Jon Summers, Partner at White Summers Caffee & James, LLP    VIEW

Available for viewing online: How America's Seed Fund, Powered by NSF, Supports Science-based Startups with Non-dilutive Funding (plus tips for applying), by Ben Schrag, Senior Program Director, SBIR/STTR, at National Science Foundation   VIEW

Available for viewing online:  Rounding up Capital and a Lead Investor, by Eric Boothe, Principal at Elevate Capital   VIEW

November 15 (Wed.) 11:00 AM PDT: Preparing Realistic Financials, by Susan Preston: Manager, Seattle Angel Fund;Co-Manager Element 8 Fund;General Partner, CalCEF Clean Energy Angel Fund; Chair, Angel Resource Institute and Women First Enterprise (ARI)   VIEW

As always, there is is no charge to participate, just simple registration in order to receive your personalized webinar access link.


ONAMI Science Entrepreneur Basics Series - On-Demand Viewing only

Finding Customers – Marketing Basics, taught by Len Blackstone.
(now viewable on demand - use registration link below)

Intellectual Property – A Business Perspective, taught by Augie Sick
(now viewable on demand - use registration link below)

Organizing the Team – Company Formation, taught by Michael Tippie
(now viewable on demand - use registration link below)

Locating the Money – Funding Opportunities, taught by Skip Rung

(now viewable on demand - use registration link below)

Each  Basic Series webinar recording requires simple (name, email) registration for viewing. For more information, email Skip Rung, ONAMI Executive Director at or call 541.231.4883.