UVA Licensing & Ventures Group

Transforming ideas into innovations with impact

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Our Approach

LVG partners with faculty, entrepreneurs, and investors to bring innovations discovered at UVA into the marketplace

Idea
Impact
  • Engage

    We work with creators to discover the innovation’s smartest path to impact

  • Protect

    We navigate the legal & patenting process to protect ideas developed at UVA

  • Develop

    We connect and promote innovations to our partners and industry

  • Accelerate

    We provide resources and expertise to support the entrepreneurial and investment process

Next Steps

LVG partners with faculty, entrepreneurs, and investors to bring innovations discovered at UVA into the marketplace

  • UVA Innovator

    Our team can connect you with funding, legal resources, and business planning tools to guide your idea toward making an impact in the marketplace.

    Submit An Idea
  • Industry

    Collaborate with UVA innovators, access groundbreaking research, and discover available technologies that could transform your business.

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  • Investors

    UVA discoveries have been the foundation of successful companies for decades. Explore our portfolio and find your next opportunity.

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  • UVA Alumni

    Your fellow ‘Hoos are changing the world with their ideas. Engage with LVG to find out how your expertise can help them reach their full potential.

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Event Calendar

Discover Charlottesville’s entrepreneurial ecosystem at these notable events around town.

Oct
28

Tech Commercialization Workshop | Session I

UVA LVG

Who: This workshop is intended for current University of Virginia graduate students, research residents, and post-doctoral fellows. It will be of particular interest to researchers in physical sciences, life sciences, biomedical sciences, and …

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Nov
11

2021 Innovator of the Year Celebration

Rotunda Dome Room

UVA LVG is seeking nominations for the 2021 Innovator of the Year through October 15, 2021. Eligible nominees are current University of Virginia faculty, staff, or students whose research discoveries are making a major impact on society, and said …

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2021 Innovator of the Year Nominations Open

9/1/2021 UVA LVG is seeking nominations for the 2021 Innovator of the Year through October 15, 2021. Eligible nominees are current University of Virginia faculty, staff, or students whose research discoveries are making a major impact on society, …

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