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Office of Technology Commercialization

The Office of Technology Commercialization works with university researchers and external partners to bring the fruits of university innovation to the public through commercialization.

  • For information about technologies available for licensing to start-ups or existing companies, visit our Technology Showcase.
  • UTD researchers who wish to submit their invention for assessment should see Forms and Agreements.
  • To learn more about the assessment and commercialization process, rele-vant university policies, and intellectual property, see For UTD Inventors.
  • Learn about resources for UTD-affiliated start-up companies (including the Venture Development Center) at Start-Up Ventures.
  • UTD has spun off over a dozen start-up companies. To learn about them, visit UT Dallas Start-ups.

OTC Events

For more recent news and upcoming events, visit our News and Events page.

For campus wide news and upcoming events, visit the UT Dallas News Center.

Events of Interest

Innovate DFW Calendar

National Council of Entrepreneurial Tech Transfer (NCET2)

Research and Commercialization News and Events


Congratulations to Speetra and Medical Nanotechnologies ! The UT Dallas Start-ups were finalists for the Tech Fort Worth IMPACT Awards. The IMPACT Awards recognize North Texas start-up companies that are bringing innovative technologies to market that will impact our world. For more information, click here.

2011 OTC Annual Report