Facilities & Services

Technology Transfer

The Office of Technology Management (OTM) is responsible for managing the intellectual property generated by research activities at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.

The OTM's mission is to encourage innovation, enhance research, and facilitate economic development through the transfer of intellectual property.

By providing services that include the evaluation, protection, marketing, and licensing of intellectual property, the OTM seeks to guide technologies through every appropriate stage of the commercialization process.

For more information or to disclose a technology, please contact Associate Technology Manager, Jen Rice at jenrice@illinois.edu or 244-1275.  OTM maintains an office in the IGB gatehouse, room 146.

More information is also available in our online Inventor’s Handbook: http://otm.illinois.edu/uiuc_handbook .