Research Innovation

The following offices assist researchers in taking their research innovations to the next level. From commercializing technologies to creating start-ups and new ventures, the staff members in these offices are available to support researchers throughout the research innovation process.

Office of Innovation & Entrepreneurship

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The Office of Innovation & Entrepreneurship provides programming around innovation, education, venture creation, and making connections to support GW entrepreneurs and the Mid-Atlantic startup community.


Technology Commercialization Office

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The Technology Commercialization Office promotes and facilitates the transfer of GW innovations for the benefit of the university community and the public while leveraging GW resources through partnering with industry experts and entrepreneurs.

  • Bridge between in-house laboratory research and companies, entrepreneurs, and investors.
  • Connect university researchers with business enterprises, entrepreneurs, and unique external resources.
  • Oversees all aspects of technology commercialization at GW