The Innovation Institute serves as the hub of all commercialization activities at the University of Pittsburgh.  It  facilitates intellectual property protection, business opportunity development, technology licensing, and new-enterprise creation.

For Pitt Innovators

Start your innovation commercialization journey here, where you can submit your Invention Disclosure and find instructions, process information, forms, policies, and helpful links.


For Potential Commercial Partners

Partner with Pitt and gain early access to: a diversity of innovations available for licensing; world-renowned research expertise; start-up opportunities; investment opportunities; and opportunities to support our activities. Begin here…