The Office of Technology Development believes innovation from academic research can make a positive difference in the world. We help OU researchers transform ideas into tangible impact for the betterment of society.
We provide the highest level of fiduciary expertise for the perfection, conveyance and commercialization of OU intellectual property, and serve as a driving force for OU's economic impact through education, expertise, and efficiency.
In the last seven years alone, we've evaluated over 500 innovations, filed for 350 patents, and returned $23 million in royalty/license income and reimbursement back to OU.
Are you intrested in commercializing your research? This step-by-step guide will assist you with your next steps in the process.