Portland is home to a vibrant entrepreneurial ecosystem. From food carts to high tech industries, dedicated entrepreneurs, innovators, and investors are shaping the social, environmental, and economic future of the Metropolitan region and the world beyond. As a public, urban-serving research university, PSU is in a position to engage with the community to help foster the development of a better tomorrow.
In keeping with our mission to promote the use and increase the impact of PSU innovations, IIP is proud to work with researchers and innovators with an entrepreneurial spirit interested in turning their work into a new company. Read about how some of the exciting companies PSU researchers and innovators have started are working to improve lives and translate their work into direct impact.
Integrating data acquisition technology to support a more sustainable environment while continuing to innovate exciting technology with a focus on socially-redeeming values.
Developing state of the art x-ray contrast agents for use in the medical field.
Enabling effective, inexpensive, and convenient virtual prototyping for developers of software and electronic devices.
A Portland biotech startup is designing and developing drugs to help those suffering from cardiovascular disease.
A PSU startup is designing the next generation of hybrid drugs to overcome drug resistance in infectious diseases.
How a PSU startup came to develop the world's most advanced motion monitoring technology.
Developing new tools for early diagnosis of cardiovascular disease.