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UIDPVirtual 2021

UIDPVirtual 2021 will feature an agenda packed with curated topics presented by an outstanding set of international thought leaders and academic and corporate practitioners in the research partnership space.


UIDP-University of Pittsburgh Survey on Corporate Partnering Functions

In May 2020, the University of Pittsburgh asked UIDP to field a survey asking members how their industry partnering offices operate. Key findings of the survey were later published by the University of Pittsburgh and may be downloaded here. Among the report highlights: There were no meaningful differences between the responses of public and private […]


UIDP 1-Minute Survey: How Does Your University “Do” Corporate Engagement?

The corporate engagement function can be structured within the greater organization in a variety of ways. This survey, prompted by a UIDP member organization, delved into how universities organize functions that commonly fall under the corporate engagement umbrella—how institutions “do” corporate engagement. Download the results. This topic is explored in depth in the UIDP member […]


UIDP Webinar | Today’s Reality: Universities and Industry Engagement (2020)

Learn how universities are rapidly adapting to the current realities through their corporate partnerships.


U-I Engagement Outside Major Metros Workshop: University of Arkansas

Workshop discussions will include practical approaches that can be used by academic, corporate, government and nonprofit groups in a community.


UIDP27 Academy Workshop: Risk Assessment in the Negotiation of Contract Terms

Access the UIDP27 Conference Report and Workshop Presentations HERE.   Workshop Overview Contracting • Advanced Too often, contract negotiations become protracted over terms that have little bearing on the activities covered. Each party may have “standard” positions that have been developed to apply generally to the range of contracts seen by an office, and negotiate […]


UIDP27 Academy Workshop: Maximizing Outcomes from U-I Visits

Access the UIDP27 Conference Report and Workshop Presentations HERE.   Workshop Overview Strategic Partnering • Advanced To maximize the value and impact from a visit by corporate representatives to a university (and university representatives to a company), a good amount of planning is required by each party. This workshop will utilize the learnings from an ongoing […]


UIDP27 Academy Workshop: Working with Corporate Technology Scouts

Access the UIDP27 Conference Report and Workshop Presentations HERE.   Workshop Overview Strategic Partnering/Tech Transfer • Basic Many leading innovation companies employ technology scouts to support their research and commercialization efforts. These scouts are charged with supporting the needs of individual business units and use a myriad of strategies to secure technology know-how for their […]


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 become 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 […]


UIDP Academy: University Engagement Bootcamp in San Francisco

The University Engagement Bootcamp is a UIDP Academy event, designed for corporate practitioners. Attendees will gain valuable insights on how to effectively manage their university partnerships as well as craft and execute an effective, holistic approach to university relationships by better understanding the critical issues to consider when collaborating with academia. Overview & Focus UIDP […]