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

Saving Your Bacon
Twin Cities Business
Oct. 24, 2016

Vidku becomes Flipgrid in product strategy shift
Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal
Oct. 17, 2016

OTC Events

Nov. 1, 2016
Innovation Value Proposition Design Workshop 2 (MIN-Corps)

Nov. 8, 2016
Women's Innovator Conference (Innovator Diversity)