Innovation Partnership Services is where discoveries made at the University of Oregon meet industrial, entrepreneurial, and investment resources to create partnerships that deliver lasting benefits to society. Innovation Partnership Services provides intellectual property management support, acquisition, and strategy for the entire UO Community from research inception through the use of data, works, and technology created at UO.  We assist faculty in developing innovations and businesses, transferring technology into the marketplace, and building mutually beneficial relationships with industry. We provide customized solutions that transform the products of University of Oregon research and teaching into innovations that benefit individuals, communities, and society as a whole. 


Planning and Tools for Researchers

Learn about the many services and tools IPS has to offer you in managing your project and related intellectual property.  Whether you are just beginning a new project, continuing an ongoing project, or ready to make work from your project available to the public now, our office can help you along the way.

Industry Industry Engagement

Members of the University community actively strive to connect their scholarship and apply their expertise to the problems that confront modern society.  Learn about current collaborations and ways in which your company can connect to University of Oregon research.


Find information about launching a startup from university research as well as links to many useful local, regional, and national resources.


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