Office of Licensing & Ventures
OLV has sole responsibility and authority from Duke for IP portfolio management and deal flow. We strive to be responsive to both inventors and investors. We welcome your feedback and suggestions.
OLV’s commitment: Treat both inventors and investors as customers
- Proactive outreach, innovation mining, discussion forums
- Timely feedback and information about decisions
- Provide information throughout marketing process
OLV’s request: Work with us and provide feedback
- Come get acquainted – even if you aren’t “buying” or “selling” today
- Approach OLV staff with questions
- Let us know how we are doing!
OLV’s value: Scientific and Business Savvy
- Inwardly connected across University and Medical Center
- Outwardly connected to companies and investors
- Experience with IP assessment & value-based negotiations