Irish institutions have spun out fewer businesses and awarded fewer licences, options and assignments than in previous years.
Global University Venturing's data review and roundup of funds investing in spinouts and startups
The commercialisation firm recovered from an $18.2m loss in 2016 by acquiring Touchstone Innovations, and opening a division focused on Australia and New Zealand.
GUV looks back on the highlights of 2017 and talks to some of the people who have driven the ecosystem forward.
Oxford University Innovation established 24 companies in 2016, which secured a total of $63.5m in early-stage funding.
Editor Thierry Heles looks back on the highlights of the past 12 months and talks to some of the people who have made it a record-breaking year to remember.