from concept to marketplace

Money and mentors for technology commercialization. Opportunities for investment firms and foundations.

ONAMI’s Commercialization Programs provide funding and business counsel to benefit Oregon startups and small businesses who have some connection with Oregon researchers or university facilities. Since 2003, this Program has helped transform concepts into market-ready products, culminating in $160M in leveraged funds – investments in local companies that are creating jobs in Oregon and changing lives around the world.

smaller chips

smaller chips

Semiconductor companies are looking to Inpria, an ONAMI spinoff, to help them pack more transistors onto their chips. Inpria’s innovative metal oxide-based materials promise more function per unit area, which means higher performing smartphones, laptops and tablets in the near future. Read more >>

a whole new view

a whole new view

With a gap grant from ONAMI, Amorphyx is well on its way to helping display manufacturers reduce costs and improve performance. The company’s metal-insulator-metal (MIM) diode-based devices promise a ground-breaking alternative to thin-film transistor. Read more >>

preventing over-fertilization

preventing over-fertilization

Thanks to SupraSensor Technologies, growers can make sure they’re not pouring too much fertilizer, money and pollution into their fields and ground water. An ONAMI gap grant is helping the company bring its real-time wireless soil sensors to market. Read more >>