For Industry

As the nation鈥檚 first public university, UGA has always been about innovation, and Innovation Gateway is leading the way. UGA has been a leader in research technology licensing for more than 40 years, with over 200 companies launched from UGA research. If you鈥檙e an entrepreneur interested in licensing technology to build a startup company, or a company looking to enhance your portfolio and take on new opportunities to broaden your market, UGA Innovation Gateway is here to help you get involved.

For licensing, contact:

Derek Eberhart
Associate Vice President for Research 鈥 Executive Director, Innovation Gateway

For startups, contact:
Startups / Entrepreneurship
Dan Geller

For Business Engagement, contact:
Kyle Tschepikow
Executive Director, Business Engagement & Innovation

For general inquiries, please contact us at 706-542-1404 or email