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.


NPR Article on Dr. Bob Clarke's work on human cancer cell lines - Dec. 9, 2014

FUNDING OPPORTUNITY: Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation Global Health & Development Awards

Mark Your Calendars for the 2015 Patent Award Ceremony (Feb. 10, 2015)!

Georgetown Biology professor named D.C. Professor of the Year (Georgetown News)

Researcher Debunks Alzheimer's Prevailing Development Theory (Georgetown Research News)


Read our Inaugural Quarterly Newsletter, the OTC Review HERE

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.

New Technologies for Licensing: "Method for Enhancing the Legibility of Degraded Documents", "Blood-Based Biomarkers", and "Markers for Abnormal Cell"

Georgetown Inventors Howard Federoff and Massimo Fiandaca Featured for New Technology Predicting Alzheimer's and Dementia

Congratulations to Dr. Ken Kellar (Recipent of the 2015 Langley Award from the Society for Research in Nicotine and Tobacco (SRNT)

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.