UIDP is a project-oriented organization where our members identify issues impacting university-industry (U-I) relations and opportunities to develop new approaches to working together.
UIDP provides members – including some of the world's finest companies and research universities – with an opportunity to increase the success of U-I collaborations and research projects.
UIDP, which formally began operating as an independent organization on July 1, 2015, has been helping improve the quality of U-I partnerships for more than a decade.
The UIDP team includes some of North America's leading experts on U-I partnerships and collaboration.
The UIDP board includes representatives from some of the world's finest industrial companies and research universities.
Organizations can increase their visibility within the UIDP community by sponsoring UIDP meetings, regional events, workshops and other educational programming.