Welcome to the home page of the Office of Technology Commercialization at Georgetown University. The duties of the Office of Technology Commercialization (OTC) include management of Georgetown invention disclosures, patenting and licensing activities, oversight of material transfer agreements and confidentiality agreements, and engagement of Georgetown University in the founding and growth of local businesses.


The 2017 Patent Awards Ceremony is on Monday, Feb. 6, 2017! Visit the PAC2017 page for more details.

MBA Students Work with Georgetown Inventions and Patents - Feature Story from the McDonough School of Business (MSB)

"Neuroscientists Uncover Brain Abnormalities Responsible for Tinnitus and Chronic Pain" (Dr. Josef Rauschecker)
"Researchers Report First Therapy Appearing to Reverse Decline in Parkinson's" (Dr. Charbel E.H. Moussa)
"Cancer Drug Improved Cognition and Motor Skills in Small Parkinson's Clinical Trial" (Dr. Moussa and Dr. Fernando Pagan)

Read our Recent Quarterly Newsletter, the OTC Review ( Archives: Spring 2016Fall 2015Spring 2015Winter 2015 | Fall 2014)

Investigators, check out Industry Collaboration Opportunities HERE

Our Suggestion Box is now live! We invite the Georgetown community to share feedback on any aspect of OTC's activities.

Other Stories Here

What is Technology Transfer?

Watch the Association of University Technology Managers (AUTM)'s site and video featuring the ins and outs of Technology Transfer and learn more about what is involved in its process.