Pipeline

Pipeline

Pipeline

OVPR’S UNITS WORK TOGETHER TO PROTECT, FUND,  SUPPORT, AND LAUNCH IDEAS. QUICKLY AND SEAMLESSLY.

Economic Development

From the pipeline to the public, we help ensure that U of I innovations stimulate and contribute to local, national, and global economies.

HERE’S HOW.

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Top 12 Business Incubator Changing the World
Top 12 Business Incubator Changing the World
30+ academic partners (including 6 of the top 20 engineering schools)
30+ academic partners (including 6 of the top 20 engineering schools)
Ranked 18 out of 100 (worldwide universities granted US utility patents
Ranked 18 out of 100 (worldwide universities granted US utility patents

Innovation
Ecosystem

Innovation
Ecosystem

Innovation
Ecosystem

Amazing thinkers. Amazing doers. Our collaborations and partnerships help move ideas, jobs, and the economy forward.

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Elevated Ideas

When ideas become reality, and innovative discoveries are brought to market, lives change.