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From Idea to Commercialization

We help Northwestern Innovators & Entrepreneurs.

Inventor Resources

Your discovery, our guidance

Northwestern inventors are required to disclose most inventions, and INVO Invention Managers will guide you through the process.

Inventor Resources

Entrepreneur Resources

Start a new venture.

INVO can connect you to funding, work space, legal assistance and other tools for starting a technology company.

Entrepreneur Resources

Student Resources

Explore invention and entrepreneurship.

INVO can help you find entrepreneurial opportunities in and out of the classroom. Student inventors can learn more about disclosure and intellectual property.

Student Resources

Industry Resources

Access cutting-edge innovation.

Use our site to find research and technologies available for license.

Industry Resources

Explore Northwestern Inventions

By name, industry, phase, and more

INVO News & Events

Innovation at Northwestern

Read about startup and research accomplishments, opportunities for inventors and entrepreneurs and INVO events and initiatives.

Events

Apr
23
2019
INVO Seminar | SBIR Workshop

April 23, 2019, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM; Robert H Lurie Medical Research Center, Chicago

For Northwestern community members (faculty, post docs, students) who would like to learn more about non-dilutive funding from the government: An ...

May
09
2019
INVO Seminar | Understanding Basic Startup Finance

May 9, 2019, 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM; Robert H Lurie Medical Research Center, Chicago

All Northwestern faculty, staff and students- Please join INVO for the 4th event of its Entrepreneurship Seminar Series. A bookkeeper ...

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