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Making connections together, advancing innovation

Ohio State has a breadth and depth that few universities possess. We’re here to make the right connections, forming mutually-beneficial relationships that positively impact society by advancing innovation, developing talent and driving economic success.

We work closely with inventors, companies, entrepreneurs, investors and other organizations by connecting the right people and resources to fill gaps and solve complex problems. We’re here to serve you.

Technology Commercialization

We advance the university’s research to impact lives by translating Ohio State innovations into business opportunities in the global marketplace.

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Corporate Business Development

We bring value to the university and company partners by facilitating strategic, mutually beneficial relationships.

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New Ventures

We help create startups based on Ohio State innovations, by matching entrepreneurs to a full-continuum of funding and technologies.

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Economic Development

We collaborate with economic development partners to grow the Ohio economy by helping businesses increase their value and create new jobs.

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Leadership

News

  • COVID19 Inventor Showcase Features Team Working on Increasing Ventilator Capacity

    June 15, 2020

    Join us for an Inventor Showcase on June 23 at 9 a.m. via webinar when we hear from the Ohio State innovators and centers involved in developing a new way to incr...

  • Corporate Engagement announces newest round of Accelerator Awards funding

    April 30, 2020

    The Corporate Engagement Office has announced that nine projects totaling $1.25 million have been chosen for funding through the Accelerator Awards program to hel...

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