Venture Partners provides faculty, research staff and graduate students with entrepreneurship tools, events, programs and training to learn how to:

  • Leverage their intellectual property
  • Start a company on campus
  • Generate a licensing deal
  • Assess product-market fit
  • Develop successful commercialization strategies
  • Generate options for increasing their technology's impact outside of the lab

Our programming includes:

  • Events such as lunch-and-learns, workshops and boot camps
  • Both basic and advanced frameworks for entrepreneurs and startups
  • Practical help (both 1-on-1 and in teams) to navigate the journey from technical innovation to commercialized product

Questions? Contact Director of Venture Development Emily Klein at