About

The UNLV Office of Economic Development works with public and private partners to address real-world needs and bring life-changing products and services to market utilizing university resources and talent. By attracting industry-sponsored research, developing intellectual property, and partnering with companies and organizations that share our vision, we are able to support economic development at all stages, from ideas to dollars.

Signed agreement with Lockheed Martin

Our Partners

Our list of more than 280 partners includes Lockheed Martin Space Systems, Apple Inc., Konami Gaming, Tesla Motors, Honda, Hyundai, and the U.S. Army, just to name a few. View our full partner list along with descriptions of the work they’re doing with us here.

UNLV sign with technology park in the background

Harry Reid Technology and Research Park

The UNLV Harry Reid Research and Technology Park is a 122-acre community supported by the UNLV Research Foundation to advance research, business, and a high-tech economic base in Southern Nevada.

A view of the Science and Engineering building during the evening.

Centers & Institutes

Our centers and institutes make UNLV an industry leader in a number of specialized areas. Discover our unique resources below and contact us to discuss how we can support your needs.

Student researchers pilot their drone.

Technology Assessment Committee

TAC is a committee comprised of subject matter experts and stakeholders who assess and champion opportunities to commercial success.