OIE News

Perla's Healthcare Solutions

Streamlining Business Processes for Improved Patient Care
April 19, 2023

Perla is a technology company that is helping healthcare entities achieve efficiency in their business administrative processes and operations. The company...

NSF I-Corps-Inspired Training Networks

The George Washington University Washington, DC, USA
April 5, 2023

The George Washington University's office of Innovation & Entrepreneurship (GW OIE) has served in the National Science Foundation's I-Corps program since its...

Opal HTM Joins mHUB

Bringing Innovative Surgical Technology Closer to Market
April 3, 2023

Opal HTM is excited to announce that they have been accepted into the prestigious mHUB MedTech accelerator, including significant investment from the...

2023 NVC Finalist

March 20, 2023

It's almost here! This year, the New Venture Competition had over 400 students vying for nearly $500,000 in prizes. After 2.5 months and 3 rounds of...

New Ventures Competition

Meet The 2022 NVC Winners!
February 10, 2023

Started in 2009, the GW New Venture Competition is the culmination of an academic-year- long series of workshops, advising sessions, speakers...

Supporting Global I & E

February 9, 2023

We have a global footprint. Throughout the last decade, we have partnered with the United States Department of State (DOS), the World Bank (WB), the...

NSF I-Corps & Lean Startup

Introduction to Lean Innovation Workshops
February 1, 2023

The NSF I-Corps and Lean Startup curricula promote early-stage startup techniques which identify customers, validate value propositions, and build successful...

OIE to Date

January 31, 2023

Since its inception, 350+ ventures have emerged through OIE programming and over $1 billion in follow-on funding has been raised by these companies. In the...

Looking Back to Look Forward

Letter from Jim Chung
January 31, 2023

Since its founding in 2010 under the Office of the Vice Provost for Research, the Office of Innovation and Entrepreneurship (OIE) has provided critical...