News & Announcements

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.

Top Finish For GW Startup

October 26, 2022

Nanochon LLC, a GW-licensed startup led by alumnus Ben Holmes, placed third at the Pismo Ventures’ National Life Science Startup Symposium.

GW Inventors: Call for Proposals!

October 26, 2022

TCO is now accepting applications for its Technology Maturation Awards, which seek to boost projects with promising commercial potential.

Company Licenses GW Technology

July 18, 2022

A hybrid solar power kiln developed by GW faculty speeds up the drying time of agricultural products like lumber and biochar and reduces the carbon footprint.