Industrial Liaison Program
The MIT Industrial Liaison Program (ILP) is dedicated to creating and strengthening mutually beneficial relationships between MIT and corporations worldwide. Established in 1948, the ILP continues to be a key player in making industrial connections for MIT.
Where Industry Meets Innovation
- Over 200 of the world’s leading companies partner with the Industrial Liaison Program to advance research agendas at MIT (FY12).
- ILP member companies account for approximately 54% of all corporate gifts and single-sponsored research expenditures at MIT.
With continued acceleration of advances in technology and knowledge discovery, and a more demanding corporate funding environment, the ILP is committed to creating productive interactions with industry. The ILP continually evolves to meet the interests, needs, and aspirations of MIT faculty and corporate partners.