Columbia Technology Ventures (CTV) is the technology transfer office for Columbia University. Our core objective is to facilitate the transfer of inventions from academic research to outside organizations for the benefit of society on a local, national and global basis. Each year, CTV manages nearly 350 invention disclosures from faculty, 100 license deals and 20+ new IP-backed start-ups, involving over 750 inventors across Columbia's campuses. CTV currently has over 1200 patent assets available for licensing, across research fields such as bio, IT, clean tech, devices, big data, nanotechnology, materials science, and more. To search all of our available IP in one easy-to-use graphical interface please click here!