Impacting society, creating change

Researchers at Ohio State disclose more than 300 new inventions each year across a spectrum of sectors and applications. Startups offer a compelling, flexible path to advance innovations toward commercial adoption and success.

Ohio State’s startup portfolio is growing and creatively disrupting industries such as healthcare, information technology, materials,  transportation, agribusiness and more producing profound change in the way we live.

Ohio State startup success

Startups evolving from Ohio State technology are showing promise through success.

  • There are around 100 active startup companies formed around Ohio State technology.
  • In all, more than $1 billion of private capital has been invested in Ohio State Startups.
  • Through the Keenan Center for Entrepreneurship, the university provides robust funding, services and programs to support Ohio State innovation. 


  • Audubon Metals to commercialize Ohio State green aluminum alloy technology 

    May 26, 2023

    The Ohio State University and Audubon Metals have entered into a licensing agreement to advance commercialization of technology that could increase manufacturing ...

  • CCTS Inventor Showcase

    April 26, 2023

    Join us at the Inventor Showcase on Tuesday, May 9th at 12 noon

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