UF Innovate | Tech Licensing works with UF innovators to:

  • Facilitate invention or work disclosures
  • Evaluate a technology or a work
  • Plan and implement effective patent, copyright or trademark strategies
  • Market technologies
  • Guide innovators through the process of commercializing research
  • Find existing companies or create startups to license technologies
  • Invest in breakthrough innovation
  • Execute agreements (inter-institutional, license agreements, material transfer and confidentiality)
  • Offer express licensing for software


Report a New Discovery

Visit the Gatorlink portal to report a new discovery. 

Read UF's IP Policy

Need to know? Go to the authority on the university’s intellectual property policy. 

Innovator's Guide

Learn more about the inventors’ role during some of the key steps of the licensing process.

Innovator's FAQ

Wondering why you should disclose your invention? Check out these frequently asked questions.