Technology Transfer is the process of transforming knowledge and discoveries from the laboratory to the public sector. In a university environment, this transfer takes many forms. The Clemson University Research Foundation (CURF), on behalf of Clemson University, transfers technology through licensing of University intellectual property. More »
The Technology Innovation Partnership (TIPP) is a University-driven innovation program to enable and accelerate the development of high-growth, high-impact technology-based start-ups. The primary area of operation and influence of TIPP is that area serviced by Clemson University (defined both geographically and functionally). More »
CURF manages Clemson’s intellectual property and typically transfers rights to third parties through licensing, either to a company with access to the appropriate resources and markets to fully develop and commercialize the intellectual property or to a start-up venture specifically designed to develop the intellectual property. More »