Beyond the Pitch

Fund to help startups using OSU research

A new fund has been created to help Ohio State University turn technologies into commercial applications that in turn will spur economic growth and create jobs in the state. OSU and the Ohio Third Frontier program have pooled $1 million to create the Technology Concept Fund, which is being managed by TechColumbus.

“We’re confident that by working together to monetize these technologies, we can do some good,” said Timothy Wright, who is temporarily heading up Ohio State’s Technology Commercialization Office.

Read more at the Columbus Dispatch.

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