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Industry Engagement

Learn how to engage and cultivate industrial partners and manage industry/academia multidisciplinary activities within University-based membership Centers, Industrial Consortia and I/UCRCs.

2022 Meeting

March 15, 2022

How to Build Successful Relationships with Industry and Foundations

Presenter

Thomas Manshack

Associate Director
Corporate and Foundation Relations
Fundraising for Faculty

Presentation

2021 Meeting

March 15, 2021

University Centers: Evaluation of Progress and Impact and Cooperative Research Center Self-Sustainability and Lessons Learned from the I/UCRC Program.

Presenters

Lindsey C.McGowen, Ph.D

Research Scientist
Department of Psychology
NC State University
Sustainability of Cooperative Research Centers: Evidence from sustained I/UCRCs

Denis Gray, Ph.D

Alumni Distinguished Professor, Emeritus
Department of Psychology
NC State University
Principal, Transdisciplinary Evaluation LLC
University Centers: Evaluation of Progress and Impact

Presentation

2020 Meeting

Centers, Institutes, Consortia: Membership in a Nutshell

March 11, 2020

Presenters

Larisa Slark, MBA, CRA

Centers and Institutes Specialist
Office of Research and Innovation

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Kathleen Bradley-Lockhart, CRA

Executive Senior Fiscal Manager
Office of Contracts and Grants

Presentation

2019 Meeting

Best Practices for Enhancing Industry Engagement and Membership in Centers, Industrial Consortia and I/UCRCs

March 13, 2019

Presenters

Dr. Behnam Pourdeyhimi

Director
Nonwovens Institute (NWI)

Industry Interactions: Developing Industry Collaborations

Dr. Beth Dickey

Director
Center for Dielectrics and Piezoelectrics (CDP)

Industry Interactions: The NSF I/UCRC Program

Presentation

Lessons Learned from the NSF I/UCRC Program