The UIDP Resource Center: what publications are available and who are they for?
Every year, the UIDP generates and releases content in the form of publications and reports, training workshops, webinars, videos, and more. We store this content online in our Resource Center, providing easy access 24/7 and practical support for practitioners working to improve university-industry (U-I) partnerships and collaboration. The content we produce is intended to support […]READ MORE
Done with Dating: Committing to Strategic U-I Partnerships
The context for university-industry (U-I) collaboration is changing. Both universities and companies are evaluating their existing research relationships to identify those with the most potential to develop into longer-term strategic U-I partnerships. Many U-I collaborations are like dating: you decide to partner short-term to see what each other is like. You do some cool things […]READ MORE
UIDP Releases Comparing Internal Structures Guide
UIDP releases new guide about how universities are structured to work with Industry. Most universities are large, complex organizations that possess a multitude of offices that have some clearly defined responsibilities for industry engagement. For a company with a limited history of university relations, partnering with a university can be confusing and frustrating. Although both […]READ MORE