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Nov. 12, 2020

IU delivers $9.9 billion impact on state

Expressed in terms of employment, IU's impact supported 151,015 jobs, providing a high return on investment for students and taxpayers.

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The Wylie Innovation Catalyst Medal

Supporting innovation

New medal recognizes the past, encourages future IU innovators

The Wylie Innovation Catalyst Medal celebrates the IU's legacy of innovation and the IU inventors who have an impact on others' lives through their trailblazing discoveries.

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Tatiana Kolovou

Speaking of Innovation

Ask the Expert: 5 tips to deliver your best 'elevator speech' about your research

Whether you're preparing a talk, heading into the job market or just getting ready to answer friends' questions, here are tips for preparing your best answer.

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Mary L. Gray

Supporting Innovation

IU professor receives $625,000 'genius grant'

Mary L. Gray of the Luddy School has been named a 2020 MacArthur Fellow. Gray is the seventh recipient of the award from IU, and the first since 2003.

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Innovation in the News

IU Angel Network launches Founders Fireside Chat series

The series is an extension of the network's global IU Founders and Funders networking efforts. It was launched to address the interests of two specific audiences: alumni founders and current students who want to learn more about being business leaders.

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Simran Trana

Supporting Innovation

IU ICO reports on 2019-20 fiscal year milestones

IU researchers quickly pivoted their work to create new methods to diagnose and treat COVID-19, as well as other technologies to improve people's lives during the pandemic. The office also grew this year with additional innovation managers, and it has also created a new roadmap to help move IP through the commercialization process, ending with new products and processes entering the market.

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64 IU researchers were named on issued patents in 2019-20

The Indiana University Innovation and Commercialization Office again reported a strong year in technology transfer activity.

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