Members’ Job Postings, October 2018

The UIDP helps member organizations fill their open positions to advance U-I collaboration. We invite any UIDP member organization with open positions they wish to advertise to submit their job posting to We add opportunities as they are received so check back often.   Program Manager University of Pennsylvania Philadelphia, Pennsylvania The primary duties […]


UIDP27 Conference Report Now Available!

Access the UIDP27 Conference Report This September, UIDP welcomed member representatives and other guests to our fall conference, UIDP27, hosted by Northwestern University, in partnership with The University of Chicago and The University of Illinois at Chicago in Chicago, IL. This was the largest UIDP conference to date, with more than 350 attendees (including more […]


Video: The NSF Industry-University Cooperative Research Center Webinar Series

Watch our video about the National Science Foundation’s IUCRC Program. Then sign up for the NSF IUCRC Webinar Series and learn about several IUCRCs located across the country. These Centers are supporting innovative research projects that impact YOUR future. The NSF IUCRC Centers Webinar Series is hosted by Iowa State and UIDP. The NSF IUCRC […]


Use myUIDP to get more out of UIDP Events

It is no secret that engaged members get more value out of UIDP Conferences. Members can instantly get more engaged using new tools on myUIDP – an online community and member directory Access myUIDP in the Members-Only Resource Center and login with the following credentials: Username: Your professional email address Password: password1 (no capital letters or spaces) Set yourself up […]


Use Connection Tools on myUIDP

Engaging with other members just got easier using connection tools on myUIDP- a member directory and online community platform. Login to myUIDP using the following credentials: Username: Your professional email address Password: password1 (no capital letters or spaces) Use these screen shots as a guide to find other members and send them a personal message on myUIDP. […]


An NSF Industry-University Cooperative Research Center Webinar: Multi-functional Integrated System Technology (MIST)

The Internet of Things. The MIST Center is an early-stage NSF IUCRC collaborating with industry on next-generation smart systems. They bring key expertise in each of its five thrust areas that enable innovative Internet of Things applications. Did you know that the number of IoT devices increased 31% year-over-year to 8.4 billion in 2017, and […]


Building Relationships Within the Partnership

If you have ever attended a UIDP event or activity, you understand that the bond between university and company members is truly unique. This atmosphere is essential for breaking down collaboration barriers, sharing best practices and creating partnerships. To enhance opportunities for members to connect, we have added new tools to the members-only resource center. Three […]


LG Chem Global Innovation Contest

LG Chem will hold a Global Innovation Contest (GIC) for leading universities and research institutions around the world. This is the first time that a Korean chemical company is conducting technology contests for the entire world. From June 18th to September 30th, 2018, LG Chem will accept innovative technology ideas in five business areas: Energy, […]


NSF IUCRC Webinar Series

Hosted by Iowa State and UIDP   Wednesdays, July 25th – December 12th, 2018 • 1 – 2 PM ET Iowa State University (ISU) and UIDP are hosting a new webinar series supported by The National Science Foundation’s (NSF) Industry University Cooperative Research Centers (IUCRC) Program. During each webinar session, leading researchers from the various […]


What makes a good collaborative partnership at the U-I interface?

UIDP releases two new partnership videos in which member reps share how their strategic partnerships began and continue to flourish today At UIDP26 in April, we took the opportunity to sit down with a few member reps to discuss two real-life U-I engagements in action: how they began, what they look like today, and how […]