About Us

About us

Mission | Our staff | Facts and figures | Innovation Report | Contact us

Johns Hopkins Technology Ventures (JHTV) is the intellectual property administration center of the Johns Hopkins University. In addition to serving as the licensing, patent and technology commercialization office for Johns Hopkins researchers and inventors, JHTV also supports the growth of startup companies in and around the university and is an active liaison to parties interested in leveraging university research or materials for academic or corporate endeavors.


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.

Want to support our mission? Contact Maddy Stokes (mstokes@jhu.edu).


Our staff

Technology Transfer, Corporate Partnerships, and FastForward are the three primary teams comprising JHTV. Whether you need support with a report of invention, technology license agreement, corporate collaboration or startup development, our staff is ready to help.


Facts and figures

Interested in learning more about JHTV’s impact? Our 2018 annual report distills a year’s work into highlights, including key statistics, new collaborations and overviews of the space, services and funding we provide.


Innovation Report

In 2013, Johns Hopkins canvassed leading innovation hubs, venture capital firms and key members of industry to understand how to better support entrepreneurship. This research revealed the three key features of a fertile innovation ecosystem (space, funding and services) and set the strategies that JHTV uses to spur innovation today.



Contact us

JHTV aspires to provide excellent customer service to inventors, startups and industry collaborators. If you have any questions or suggestions, please contact us at JHTV-Communications@jhu.edu or 410-614-0300.