What is an Innovation?

Are you working on research at the University and think you may have invented the ‘next big thing’? Find out if you may have an invention.

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Protect My Innovation

If you know you have a unique invention, the first step is to protect it. Be sure to take this step before publicly disclosing details of your innovation with anyone outside of the University.

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Commercialize My Innovation

Ready to get your innovation into the hands of those who can benefit from it most? Explore the paths to commercialization.

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Entrepreneurs in Residence

The Innovation Institute engages with experienced entrepreneurs to evaluate the potential of Pitt innovations.

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Innovator Programs

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    Success Stories

    Learn more about successful startups created around Pitt innovations.

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