Our Mission & Vision
JHTV aims to maximize the impact of Johns Hopkins University’s research excellence by facilitating the translation and commercialization of discoveries into accessible technologies, products and services that benefit society.
Proven Track Record
Since 2014, JHTV has been advancing innovation ecosystems and developing tomorrow's solutions for today's biggest challenges.
43,000 SQ Ft
of incubator space
available for licensing
150+ Commercial Startups
in venture funding raised by portfolio companies
30+ Active research collaborations
2022 annual report
Forge/OS is a powerful brand-agnostic operating system for controlling robots and automation created by Ready Robotics. It is compatible with hundreds of robots from the leading brands and operators can learn Forge/OS once, and control robots from different brands on a single platform. Ready Robotics has partnered with an extensive list of automation companies, to ensure that automation components work seamlessly with Forge/OS. They enable control of the entire automation cell by connecting and controlling automation devices through the easy-to-follow apps preinstalled on Forge/OS.