Commercialization for Societal Impact: Intellectual Property

Policies & Guides

Intellectual Property – Policies and guides

Penn Center for Innovation (PCI) Commercialization Guide:

  • PCI works in partnership with Penn faculty, staff, and graduate students to advance discoveries and ideas towards new products, services, and businesses that provide benefits back to Penn, its inventors, and society. After a new idea or invention is discussed with and disclosed to PCI, there are many possible commercialization pathways it could take, from patent protection to licensing or the formation of a startup.

Penn Patent and Tangible Research Property Policies and Procedures:

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  • Policies and procedures related to Penn patent and tangible research can be found by clicking on the above link.

Additional Penn Center for Innovation (PCI) Policies relevant to the commercialization enterprise can be found here.

Penn Library resources on Patent and Intellectual property policies.