COMMERCIALIZATION IS COMPLICATED. TAKE CONTROL.

Intellectual property asset management requires collaboration between a variety of stakeholders: inventors; attorneys; licensing professionals; licensees; administrators; and others. Universities, federal labs, and research hospitals rely on Innovate IP's cloud-hosted solution to track and commercialize innovation from research.  Our intuitive and integrated platform helps tech transfer teams collaborate more efficiently, make better decisions and prioritize commercialization activities.

OUR SOLUTION

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A SINGLE SYSTEM

A web-native application, Innovate IP integrates workflow across the value chain into an intuitive interface with a responsive design, scalable on the back end to meet your specific needs. Innovate IP enables contributors from different stakeholder departments to collaborate efficiently and effectively.

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TRACK YOUR PROGRESS, REPORT SUCCESSES

Innovate IP helps you track the metrics that matter to you and your team.  Design and customize charts and reports to measure your progress and manage your processes.  Save time, make data-driven decisions, and share information using our customizable dashboard functionality.

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INTEGRATED MODULE FOR DISTRIBUTING LICENSING INCOME

Designed to make IP policy distributions faster, easier and more transparent, our new Distributions Module integrates seamlessly as a standard feature of the Innovate platform.

SUPPORT AT EVERY STAGE

Innovate IP eliminates the need for spreadsheets, ancillary software and supplementary IT staff to generate reports and run queries. Wholistic search and customizable dashboards give users control and insight into their productivity.

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RESEARCH + INVENTION

In this initial incubation stage, Innovate IP can be used to assist with grant management, budgeting, reporting, and scientific publishing.

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DISCOVERY + EVALUATION + PROTECTION

Innovate IP provides the tools to capture and manage disclosures, technical research (prior art), patent search and analytics, and patent docketing management.

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MARKETING + LICENSING

When it comes time to go to market Innovate IP integrates seamlessly with its own CRM system for direct marketing, and can also be used for contract management innovation marketplaces and competitive intelligence.

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FINANCIALS + REPORTING + ANALYTICS

Reporting requirements involve a great deal of time and manual data entry. Innovate IP integrates with iEdison so there is no need for duplicative data entry, and also provides detailed analytics for economic impact and management reporting to internal stakeholders.

ABOUT INNOVATE IP

Innovate IP was developed in 2011 by tech transfer professionals at The Ohio State University. It is the exclusive, trusted software system of The OSU Technology Commercialization Office (TCO) and was spun out of OSU to service other research enterprise customers. The scalable technology solution has been stress-tested over the last decade by hundreds of researches and administrators, as well as dozens of patent law firms and licenses. The Innovate IP team combines decades of expertise and in the areas of tech transfer, business operations, customer service and support, and enterprise software programming.

WHY

We believe innovation from research can create a positive impact in the world. This transfer of knowledge should be intuitive, efficient and effective.

PURPOSE

The purpose of Innovate IP is to combine our customers' experiences and insights with our team's knowledge and expertise to build better tools that make Tech Transfer clear, straightforward and scalable.

Download an overview of Innovate IP to learn more about its capabilities and features.

Read a case study how one research institution saved money and improved efficiencies by switching to Innovate IP.

CURRENT CUSTOMERS

OUR TEAM

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Jim Bratton

President and CEO

Jim has more than 23 years of experience in the venture capital and technology commercialization space, including eight years in technology transfer at the University of Oklahoma. Prior to his time as a venture capitalist, he spent seven years working in international operations for BFGoodrich Aerospace. He holds an MBA from Duke University and a Bachelor of Arts from Sewanee: The University of the South.

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Jerel Hass

Lead Developer

An accomplished developer, Jerel has over 12 years experience architecting and designing complex enterprise platforms.  He has strong Agile and Test Driven Development practices that contribute to the rapid deployment of new features for our customers.  Jerel is deeply versed in a variety of programming languages as well as security and mobile strategies.

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Ryan Albright

Senior Programmer

Ryan is a talented developer with over ten years experience in application and platform programming.  He has a wide portfolio of programming experience working with complex databases and web applications.  Ryan is a graduate of Kent State and holds a degree in  Computer Technology.   

CONTACT

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