Protecting SIU's Intellectual Property
Foreign intelligence services have a number of objectives when they target universities in the United States. First and foremost they are looking to steal research findings and innovative technologies, with the aim of giving their own civilian and military industries a competitive advantage. In the process American universities are deprived of much-needed income.
SIU Revenue from Licensed Technologies, FY 2005 - FY 2013
|Fiscal Year||Number of Inventions Disclosed||Royalties||Licenses/Options||U.S. Patent Applications Filed||U.S. Patents Issued|
While SIU's revenue from licensed technologies is modest, averaging a little over $500,000 a year, in these troubled fiscal times it is a revenue stream to be protected.
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