Our team works with companies to understand their needs and identify faculty that have expertise or existing IP in their area of interest that can be used to address their needs. We support a company’s relationship from the idea state through contracting and beyond
Our concierge program puts a friendly face and conversation to exploring partnership with Penn State. Contact your concierge to help solve any of your problems.Contact the Concierge
Identify new ways to fund research.
Innovation Gateway is the new OIP platform to connect Penn State researchers to companies searching for solutions.
Other ways to engage through the Office of Sponsored Programs.Learn More About Available Funding
Invent Penn State is a Commonwealth-wide initiative to spur economic development, job creation, and student career success.
Launched in 2015 by Penn State President Dr. Eric Barron, Invent Penn State is a coordinated effort to create a University environment that welcomes and encourages entrepreneurship.
Invent Penn State leverages Penn State’s research, knowledge, and entrepreneurial spirit in collaboration amongst industry, entrepreneurs, and academia to develop products and services that will benefit Pennsylvanians and humankind.Learn More About Invent Penn State
The Venture and Intellectual Property Conference brings together promising technology companies from across the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania and the nation with investors seeking ground floor investment opportunities.Learn More About the VIP Conference