UC Davis offers an extensive range of opportunities to connect world-leading researchers and technologies with industry partners in order to drive innovation and economic impact. The university’s mission of discovering and disseminating knowledge creates an environment conducive to the creation of intellectual property for the benefit of society.
Office of Corporate Relations staff will work with you to tailor your connections within the university to best meet your research needs.
Confidentiality and intellectual property management are integral to any research interaction enabling our corporate research partners to commercialize the resulting technology. University policy and guidelines frame our collaborations with industry and obligations to the university in these interactions.