The Center for Technology Licensing (CTL) is Cornell University's technology transfer office. We manage technology for Cornell's Ithaca campus, Weill Cornell Medicine, Cornell Tech, and Cornell AgriTech in Geneva.

Types of Events

IP Series

The IP series is featuring invited guest speakers who will provide an overview of the different types of intellectual property (IP), updates on the latest changes in the IP landscape and impact on strategies for protecting Cornell IP.



University Technology Startup Series

The University Technology Startup Series focuses on diverse topics to support the formation and growth of technology startups (e.g., challenges in early-stage venturing, resources available, etc.).


CTL team will invite investment & market experts who will talk about best practices as well as serial entrepreneurs who will share their experience, successes, or failures.


This series is addressed to Cornell-licensed startup executives and entrepreneurs interested in starting a university spin-out company.



Weill Digital Health Series

The Weill Digital Health Series invites a panel of experts to discuss the increased use of digital technologies for the improvement of the healthcare system and services that would result in better patient wellness, outcome, and cost management. The series focuses on diverse topics, including intellectual property (IP) and market trends, regulatory matters, challenges of reimbursement, and investment opportunities.



Women Innovators Initiative (WI2) Event Series

The Women Innovators Initiative is a Cornell initiative to Engage, Empower, and Grow women faculty, staff, and graduate students in the path toward technology innovation and entrepreneurial leadership. The series provides a space – in form of seminars, webinars, and networking event – to hear from inspiring women inventors, entrepreneurs, and leaders (Cornell faculty members and / or alumni).