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Explaining UIDP Membership to your colleagues just got easier. Try This!

Our members have been asking us for a better way to explain the UIDP to their colleagues and connect them to UIDP resources relevant to the work they do daily.

We’ve put together quick ways you can use to explain the UIDP with content you can customize or copy, paste and send.

Explain the UIDP in three questions. Just Copy, Paste, and Send!

Who is the UIDP?

Copy this quick statement or send them a full PDF about the UIDP.

The UIDP is a project-oriented organization where our members – including some of the world’s finest companies and research universities –  identify issues impacting university-industry (U-I) relations and opportunities to develop new approaches to working together.


What’s in it for them?

We’ve broken down why people participate by job function – copy what you need or direct them to the full page.

  • Contracting and Sponsored Research
  • Corporate/Academic Foundation Relations
  • Economic Development
  • IP and Technology Commercialization
  • Research Leadership
  • Scientists/Researcher
  • Workforce Development

How do they get involved?

Share this link: that explains how to register as a member representative and provides tips to immediately begin engaging.

YOU are the best tool to extract more value for your organization and add more knowledge to the partnership by connecting your colleagues in different departments to the UIDP.

We look forward to helping you and your colleagues take your relationships to the next level of collaboration.