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 Partnerships

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

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Keenan Center for Entrepreneurship

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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    March 14, 2023

    Shannon Gillespie is working with Ohio State’s Technology Commercialization Office to commercialize methods to detect and diagnose preterm birth through clinical ...

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    March 10, 2023

    IGS Energy Hosted The Ohio State University’s first Career Trek of 2023. It was organized by the Office of Diversity and Inclusion through their Career Readiness ...

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