From January 18-20, 2012 the National Council for Entrepreneurial Tech Transfer (NCET2) will hold its annual conference at the Washington Convention Center in Washington DC. Themed: "University Startups Produce High-Value Jobs and Serious Social Impact", this event will bring together universities and the nation's leading investors in technology startups to continue the discussion on the importance of universities in startup generation and job creation. NCET2 is an organization of entrepreneurial universities and like-minded groups committed to the creation, development, and funding of transformative university startups. NCET2 promotes best practices in the creation and funding of university startups by supporting entrepreneurship and providing entrepreneurial education. NCET2 connects the dots - investors, economic development organizations, public and private funds and tech transfer professionals - in building centers of innovation at universities.