Ventures Industry Sponsored Research

MISSION

  • Match the research and development needs of industry
  • Support the innovation and development of new products, services and intellectual property

OPPORTUNITIES

  • WSU Hub for industry R&D and project needs
  • Ability to engage and promote all WSU capabilities
  • Applied Learning: direct interaction between students, professors/researchers, and industry - solving real world problems that can be brought into the classroom
  • Fill the needs of industry: capability gaps, time requirements, cost
  • Industry turns to universities to investigate areas outside their core strength
  • Industry-funded academic research boosts innovation

BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT

  • Faculty tech sheets - exemplify Principal Investigators' research interests, lab capabilities and features a published study
  • Strategic corporate identification and targeted marketing: Using our software tool, we are able to identify key players in specific research fields

VISR PROCESS




CONTACT
Gael Tisack
Director, Technology Evaluation & Industry Engagement
316.978.6980