The Ohio Innovation Exchange (OIEx) brings together industry and university expertise to solve challenges and capitalize on opportunities - from research partnerships and intellectual property (patents) to laboratory and specialized equipment/research services.  

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Spotlight on Ohio Research & Innovation News

The University of Cincinnati College of Engineering and Applied Science helped organize the Ohio Southwest Alliance on Semiconductors and Integrated Scalable Manufacturing, which offers micro-credentials to prepare students and workers for jobs in microchip manufacturing...

Ohio University is set to begin offering 5G Readiness Certification to those interested in entering the telecommunications field with broadband basics and hands-on learning. The 5G curriculum was created by the Wireless Infrastructure Association and includes both a hands-on, in-person and theoretical, online component...

The Ohio State University Board of Trustees approved a plan to develop a Commercialization and Entrepreneurship Center in the Carmenton district that began as a vision shared between The Ohio State University, the City of Columbus and JobsOhio. 

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