University of Minnesota
Office for Technology Commercialization

Office for Technology Commercialization homeOTC


The University of Minnesota has a long, proud history of innovation & discovery, and our office works to get the revolutionary technologies that result from this research into the hands of the public.

We understand each stakeholder has specific needs. To best respond to those needs, we are organized into industry groups, ensuring we have the right knowledge and experience at the table:





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News & Announcements

Sunday conversation: Jay Schrankler, new ventures chief at University of Minnesota
Star Tribune
April 22, 2017

OTC Events

April 12, 2017
Startup Seminar: Bench to Business – How Great Innovators Cross the Chasm to Commercial Success