License emerging technologies and new inventions from work done at the McCormick School of Engineering.License emerging technologies and new inventions from work done at the McCormick School of Engineering.

License Technologies and Inventions

McCormick researchers are passionate about translating their work into practical applications. Our researchers often file more than 100 disclosures and apply for over 100 patents a year.

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Sponsor Faculty Research

Sponsoring research enables companies like yours to negotiate preferential access to licensing new inventions.

Innovation and New Ventures Office (INVO)

While nurturing a culture of innovation at Northwestern, INVO helps companies and organizations utilize Northwestern technologies and inventions in several ways. Through INVO, you can:

Farley Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation

Through the Farley Center, Northwestern encourages and supports new startup companies that frequently arise from research done by faculty and students.

Contact the Corporate Engagement team with any additional questions.