The Oxford Innovation Society (OIS) is a leading forum for open innovation, bringing together researchers and inventors, Oxford spin-outs, technology transfer professionals, local companies, venture capital groups and some of the world’s most innovative multinationals.
For more than 20 years the OIS has served to allow companies to have a window on Oxford science and to foster links between business and the academic community.
Advanced notification of new technology available for licence
30 days advanced notice provided exclusively for OIS members
Open innovation networking
meet key influencers and decision makers – academics, industrialists, business people – 3 times per year at formal OIS Dinners, hosted at one of Oxford’s colleges
Oxford University Innovation introduces key players from academic and business disciplines for mutual benefit
members have opportunities to present at Oxford University Innovation and University seminars
Promotion through Innovation Insights
opportunities to contribute articles to our termly publication
Corporate promotion and hospitality
bring a guest to OIS networking events
sponsor a meeting/dinner : presentation, stand, branding, invitations for 10 guests
Members also develop a close working relationship with Oxford University Innovation. Our technology transfer managers are ideally placed to introduce companies to the University community and to leading researchers in their fields of interest.
The annual fee for membership is £6,800. Further details can be found in the OIS Brochure. Membership of the Oxford Innovation Society is by application only.