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The Office of Outreach and Economic Development identifies promising technologies that arise from research conducted at N.C. A&T. We connect industrial and commercial partners with N.C. A&T’s expertise, new technologies, and opportunities for continuing development while creating technology-driven businesses and economic benefits to the regional and state economies. The office manages the university’s intellectual property portfolio and works directly with faculty, staff and students to build a pipeline of novel products and concepts with commercial value.

A brief tech transfer guide for researchers.

Technology licensing and commercialization helps N.C. A&T to:

  • Deliver tangible benefits to North Carolina taxpayers who are supporting university research
  • Attract outstanding faculty and students
  • Generate corporate support for research
  • Generate revenue for reinvestment in the research enterprise
  • Create new job opportunities for graduates

Outreach and Economic Development Staff