Managing National Security Risks for University Researchers + Their Start-ups

April 29, 2021 - REGISTER NOW.

This panel brings together experts on trade compliance, export controls, national security, and sanctions. Together they will explore the strategies to navigate the complex cross-section of international funding of higher education research, start-ups, and US national security interests.

Topics include:

  • Understanding export controls in a start-up or research environment, including limitations and restrictions
  • Leveraging university resources for legal services, etc.
  • Avoiding the red flags with thorough due diligence
  • Building the basics of a compliance program with limited resources

Understanding government expectations and proactively managing those risks.


Nicholas M. Roegner, of Counsel, LimNexus LLP


Stephanie Douglas, President, National Security Practice, Guidepost Solutions + Former, Senior Executive, FBI

James Min II, Partner, LimNexus LLP

Robert Roach, Senior Advisor, Guidepost Solutions + Former Vice President, Chief Global Compliance Officer, New York University