See the Technology Commercialization organization chart or staff directory to contact an individual from our office.
226 McNamara Alumni Center, 200 Oak Street SE, Minneapolis, MN 55455
Phone: (612) 624-0550
Reach out directly to one of our industry teams. We have the relevant expertise to meet your needs.
See the Available Technologies licensing site for available licenses by sector or report your invention now.
Agriculture & Horticulture
If you are a U of M researcher in agriculture or horticulture interested in commercializing your invention, contact Anne Hall.
Engineering & Physical Sciences
Contact Larry Micek or Doug Franz to learn more about engineering or physical sciences technologies.
Contact Eric Olson if you are a U of M researcher in engineering or physical sciences interested in commercializing your invention.
Contact Kevin Anderson or Raj Udupa to learn more about life sciences technologies.
Contact Allison Ferro, Anne Hall, Karen Ohlfest, or Vaughn Schmid if you are a U of M researcher in the life sciences interested in commercializing your invention.
Software & Information Technology
Contact Andrew Morrow to learn more about licensing software and information technology technologies.
Contact Sandipan Banerjee if you are a U of M researcher in software and information technology interested in commercializing your invention.
Material Transfer Agreements (MTAs), Confidentiality Agreements (NDAs/CDAs), Plant Material Testing Agreements (PMTAs)
Contact us at email@example.com with questions about sending U of M materials to other organizations or if a non-disclosure agreement is needed. For more information about these agreements and links to request forms, see the Request Agreements page.
Startups & Venture Center
Contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org with questions about launching a startup based on U of M technology.
Industry Research Partnerships
Contact Leza Besemann if you are a U of M researcher interested in partnering with a company or industry sponsored research.