Technology Commercialization Office
From the Lab to the World
George Washington University faculty and students are pioneers in their respective fields who have innovated everything from new medical devices and next-generation computing hardware to satellite propulsion systems. GW’s Technology Commercialization Office helps our experts move their inventions and ideas from the lab or classroom to the marketplace by supporting them throughout the commercialization journey. We also help companies and entrepreneurs find and access the GW technologies they need to grow their business and be successful. In this way, GW research can have an even greater impact on the world.
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SoPE Webinar Recap: Governance in LifeScience & Healthcare Enterprises
October 21, 2023
SoPE DC chapter presented an insightful webinar, hosted by GW TCO and HW Chapter of NAI, on governance within Life Science and Healthcare enterprises
From Synapse to Silicon: Latest edition of GW's Research Magazine
September 23, 2023
The latest edition of George Washington University's research magazine, "From Synapse to Silicon", was released highlighting groundbreaking GW Inventions.
GW Startups pitch at the 55th CONNECTpreneur Forum
September 22, 2023
The September 21st Big Idea CONNECTpreneur Forum: A platform for intensive networking, innovation, and entrepreneur spotlight co-sponsored by GW OIE & TCO.
2023 Pismo Ventures Life Science Startup Symposium
June 15, 2023
In collaboration with the Society of Physician Entrepreneurs (SoPE) and GW TCO, Pismo Ventures brought together 155 startups to participate in the event.
Pismo Ventures Startup Symposium Panel Discussion
June 14, 2023
Pismo Ventures hosted a panel discussion, "Funding Startups from Seed to Series A and Beyond", moderated by TCO Executive Director, Brian Coblitz.
GW Inventor of the Year: Prof. Michael Keidar
May 15, 2023
GW's faculty award, Inventor of the Year, goes to Professor. Michael Keidar, recognizing his outstanding impact on society through transferring technology.
GW Chapter of the National Academy of Inventors (NAI)
April 27, 2023
The George Washington University (GW) Chapter of the National Academy of Inventors (NAI) was launched on the 26th of April 2023.
Advancements in Solid Tumor Therapy: GW Licensee Initiates Phase 1 Clinical Trial
April 25, 2023
Parthenon Therapeutics initiated Phase 1 Clinical Trial for PRTH-101 and announced the first patient dosed.
Connectpreneur Inspires: Showcases Innovations
April 25, 2023
Connectpreneur event, co-sponsored by the GW Office of Innovation and Entrepreneurship (OIE) and the Technology Commercialization Office (TCO).
Entrepreneur Bootcamp (by Wilson Sonsini and GW TCO)
February 16, 2023
In partnership with GW TCO, Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati (Wilson Sonsini) presented an Entrepreneur Bootcamp at GW on Feb 16, 2023.
Apply to the SBIR Matching Fund
October 27, 2022
TCO invites startups looking to develop innovations licensed from GW to submit an application to the SBIR Matching Fund. TCO will provide awards up to $100K.