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We give Pitt Innovators the opportunity to consult with legal and early-stage investor professionals at no cost. These 30 minute…Learn More
Innovation Igniter is a 2-hr workshop designed to provide those who are curious about advancing an innovation or idea towards licensing or…Learn More
The Randall Family Big Idea Competition is an experience-based learning opportunity for Pitt students with big ideas. Discover how to…Learn More
The Pitt Ventures First Gear program helps shape Pitt inventions originating from University research from early-stage discoveries into products and…Learn More
Fourth Gear program offers an opportunity for early-stage small businesses in the region to obtain hands-on guidance and mentorship, taking…Learn More
Celebrate the 2019 Randall Family Big Idea Competition with us! Save the Date for March 21, 2019, 5:30 p.m.! Join us…Learn More
Learn about different legal entity structures and other startup formation basics.Learn More
Create prototypes to address the challenge of ending human trafficking.Learn More
Most financing options require a solid business plan. Learn all you need to know about operational and production planning, conducting…Learn More
Cumulative startups since 1996
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U.S. Patents issued*
University of Pittsburgh innovators were issued seven U.S. patents in February 2019.
New center is open to both faculty and students developing products born from their research and outside individuals and companies needing product design and development assistance.
Sports tech investment firm SeventySix Capital announced it has contributed to the latest round of funding for Diamond Kinetics, a company that develops swing analysis products for baseball and softball
Koutif Therapeutics, which licensed patents from Pitt and the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs, is pursuing a Phase I clinical trial of an investigational new drug targeted to diseases such as ulcerative colitis and Chrohn's Disease.