What We Do
The Office of Technology Commercialization (OTC) is responsible for the efficient transfer of university discoveries to the marketplace for the benefit of society. To learn about the 8 steps of technology commercialization, click here.
To support the university’s research mission, OTC:
- Evaluates, protects, markets, and licenses the university’s inventions and software,
- Assists in the formation of startups,
- Provides outreach and informative forums to the university’s faculty on the commercialization processes,
- Promotes collaboration with industry, investors, and others within the technology commercialization ecosystem.
OTC reports to the Office of the Vice President for Research.
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