Highlights of AUTM US Licensing Activity Survey: FY2014
AUTM Licensing Activity Survey
offers quantitative data and real-world examples about licensing activities at U.S. and Canadian universities, hospitals and research institutions.
Highlights of the AUTM U.S. Licensing Activity Survey: FY2014
provide a preview of the data found in the comprehensive fiscal year 2014 report. It offers a glimpse into the current state of the technology transfer field. That comprehensive
AUTM U.S. Licensing Activity Survey: FY2014
will be published later this year and supplemented with additional stories about technology transfer's ability to improve lives and boost economies.
5,435 licenses executed (up 4.5 percent over prior year)
1,461 options executed (up 7.7 percent)
549 executed licenses containing equity (up 17 percent)
914 startup companies formed (up 12 percent)
4,688 startups still operating as of the end of FY2014 (up 11.4 percent)
965 new commercial products created (up 34.2 percent)
6,363 U.S. patents issued (up 11 percent)
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