Industry Partners & Investors

Our researchers generate new knowledge and solutions to significant societal challenges. Their long history of breakthroughs includes discovering the link between cancer and genetics, establishing revolutionary theories of economics, and developing tools to produce reliably excellent urban schooling. Most recently, their discoveries and technologies are developing life-saving cancer therapeutics, improving disease diagnostics, increasing quality of education and training, creating green tech energy solutions, and more. 

The Polsky Center works closely with researchers and with companies and business leaders to advance that research, helping to get it out into the market for the benefit of society. The Polsky Center develops partnerships and licenses with companies and business leaders to create mutually beneficial relationships dedicated to advancing development of therapeutics and technologies with powerful potential. 

Collaborating with UChicago
The Polsky Center can connect leaders in business, potential investors, and entrepreneurs with existing research programs and scientists at the forefront of research. Learn more

Technology Licensing
Contact the Technology Commercialization and Licensing team to learn more about technologies available for license. You can view a selection of our available technologies embedded in the corresponding presentations below.  Learn more