Innovation Partnership Services provides intellectual property management support, acquisition, and strategy — from research inception through the use of data, works, and technology created at UO. 

We assist the entire UO community in:

  • developing innovations and businesses
  • sharing of research tools (data, materials, content, and software)
  • transferring technology into the marketplace
  • forging mutually beneficial partnerships with industry

Please see our brochure for additional information.


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.

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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.

Meet with Us

We have office hours in the Willamette Hall atrium, Thursdays 10am-12pm. Swing by if you have questions or if you just want to talk about your research. 


If you have questions or would like to schedule an appointment, please call the Innovation Partnership Services main desk at 541-346-3176 or email techtran@uoregon.edu.

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