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Gender parity in tech transfer

There is a striking discrepancy in the number of patents filed by men and women in academia; if the trend continues, women won’t file as many patents as men in a single year until the year 2100.    But there may be…

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Washington University celebrates faculty inventors

Over the past three years, Washington University faculty patent filings through the Office of Technology Management (OTM) increased by more than 60 percent and 20 startups have been formed to license Washington University intellectual property.  In 2017, 92 faculty inventors received an issued patent…

2018 WIT Symposium

The Women in Innovation & Technology (WIT) Symposium educates female faculty and post-docs about the tech transfer process and provides opportunities for network growth.

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Save the Date: Women in Innovation and Technology Symposium

The Office of Technology Management (OTM) is hosting the 2018 Women in Innovation and Technology Symposium February 27. The 2018 WIT symposium will be held at the St. Louis College of Pharmacy, RAS Event Room 220/221. 2018 Symposium Highlights Lunch and Keynote…