We welcome opportunities to partner with industry and business. Our faculty are on the leading edge of research and development. See how your business
can benefit from our expertise today. For more information, contact Greg Trahan, Director of Economic Development for ORED.
The mission of the ITC is to effectively commercialize inventions and discoveries
emerging from research and other scholarly activities conducted at this great University.
They act as a bridge between the University research community and commercialization
partners to facilitate the transfer of intellectual property created at LSU. This
mission supports LSU’s goal of maximizing its impact on the intellectual, economic,
and social development of Louisiana and beyond an aim of the University Flagship 2020
Since the LBTC was established 26 years ago, we have continued to foster growth in
new businesses, spur economic diversification and expand Louisiana’s economy. The
LBTC has won national and international recognition as one of the nation’s top technology
business incubators. A few of the incubator’s most recent awards include 2013 AURP
Emerging Research Park of the Year (With the LSU Innovation Park), 2009 NBIA most
innovative program, 2009 EDA Excellence in Economic Development, 2007 Federal Lab
Consortium Technology Transfer Outstanding Service Award, the 2007 Southern Growth
Policies Board Innovator Award, and the 2005 NBIA Incubator of the Year (out of 1200
CFR facilitates university-wide partnerships with corporations and private foundations
in all areas that add value to these organizations and the flagship university in
terms of recruiting, research, education, outreach, employee training, environmental
action, and marketing.