Invention engine: How UCF’s patent production boosts small biz

The University of Central Florida once again ranks as one of the top universities for generating patents, which are commonly utilized by local tech startups. 

The Orlando university ranked 29th among public U.S. universities for patent production in 2019 and ranked 65th worldwide, according to a report from the National Academy of Inventors and the Intellectual Property Owners Association. UCF improved from its No. 75 ranking last year because it grew its number of patents produced from 32 in 2018 to 44 in 2019. Read more here.