TUM San Francisco - the liaison office for North America

Since 2015, TUM San Francisco has been promoting TUM's research and innovation topics in North America and intensifying TUM's relationships with top U.S. and Canadian institutions. The liaison office keeps the TUM community informed about trends in higher education and developments in research and industry in North America. As the first point of contact for TUM researchers and staff, the office supports transatlantic projects and establishes contact with local stakeholders.

News and Insights from the TUM San Francisco liaison office

| News, TUM San Francisco

TUM San Francisco: Green chemistry for a cleaner, safer world

On November 23, 2020 over 25 researchers from the Technical University of Munich (TUM), McGill University in Canada, and Technion – Israel Institute of Technology met for a virtual workshop to discuss green…

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TUM San Francisco Insights: The startup scene in Silicon Valley remains vibrant

Despite the Covid-19 pandemic, entrepreneurs in the Bay Area are still hard at work creating innovative products and seeking funding. Investors and venture capitalists are still on the lookout for promising new…

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TUM San Francisco: New TUM Liaison Officer in North America

We are excited to introduce Jeff Ouimet, our new TUM Liaison Officer in San Francisco. Jeff comes to TUM after spending 25 years practicing as a patent lawyer in the life sciences and an attorney at law…

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TUM San Francisco Insights: Connecting Bavaria and the Bay Area as TUM alumnus

After his Master studies at TUM, James Mister gained lots of practical experience in Munich. In 2016, he began working for the Bavarian Foreign Representation in San Francisco and has helped building bridges…

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TUM San Francisco: With the TUM US Venture Program off to Silicon Valley

The TUM US Venture Program is a unique opportunity for TUM startups to explore the U.S. market and accelerate internationalization. During the intensive 10-day program that took place from September 30 to…