Ohio State researchers disclose over 400 new inventions each year across a spectrum of sectors and applications. Startups, also called new ventures, offer a compelling, flexible path to advance innovations toward commercial adoption and success.
Venture Development offers a mix of university resources and diverse funding access to assist teams with licensed Ohio State technologies as they explore and develop potential commercialization strategies, test market and business-model assumptions, recruit university and non-university talent, and secure early-stage funding.
Entrepreneurs and startups can license Ohio State technologies and accelerate commercialization progress.
Startups in the Ohio State portfolio are driving innovation, disrupting markets, and encouraging new forms of growth across industries and technologies.