Georgia Tech Research - Your Path to Commercialization

Georgia Tech Research - Your Path to Commercialization

Georgia Tech Commercialization is a cornerstone in transitioning the university's leading-edge research into real-world applications. There are four pivotal units within Georgia Tech Commercialization: CREATE-X, VentureLab, Quadrant-i, and Technology Licensing.

  • CREATE-X: Empowers students and faculty to launch their startups through guidance, funding, and resources, fostering a culture of innovation and entrepreneurship.
  • Quadrant-i,: The newest addition to the Office of Commercialization, is dedicated to helping faculty, researchers, and students translate their research into startups. 
  • VentureLab : Provides comprehensive commercialization support, transforming Georgia Tech's research into viable businesses.
  • Technology Licensing: Manages intellectual property, facilitating the transfer of groundbreaking inventions from the lab to the marketplace. 

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Your Idea Belongs at Georgia Tech

A complete ecosystem of people, programs, and facilities are in place to support ideas and ventures from inception to launch and beyond. We will help connect you with the right resources, advisors, and opportunities at any stage of commercialization or ideation. Our vision is to attract and nurture the best entrepreneurial minds, to become a thought leader in redefining commercialization in academia, and to become the #1 university for positive impact through technology and talent.

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From Lab to Fab, Commercialization at Georgia Tech Makes its Mark

The Georgia Institute of Technology fully embraced its evolving role as an entrepreneurial hub when it created a new dual-position, vice president of commercialization and chief commercialization officer, and then named Raghupathy “Siva” Sivakumar to fill it. A computer engineering professor who helped start three technology companies and launched a successful student entrepreneurship program, Sivakumar feels well equipped for the role he took on during the fall semester in 2021.

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