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Industry professionals seeking to collaborate with Stanford can find helpful resources and links below.

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Stanford Resources for Industry Professionals

University Corporate and Foundation Relations

If you represent a company or foundation, they’re here to help you navigate the university, find faculty and programs of interest, arrange for campus meetings, facilitate funding requests, awards, reporting, and more. Jump to "For Corporations" on their site or see a list of Industrial Affiliate Programs.

Industry Relations & Digital Health

IRDH serves as the front door for organizations interested in exploring a strategic relationship with Stanford Medicine

Innovation Medicines Accelerator (IMA) - Alliances

The Innovation Medicines Accelerator (IMA) seeks to accelerate the translation of Stanford research discoveries into new medicines while expanding our knowledge of human biology.

Center for Definitive and Curative Medicine (CDCM)

The Center for Definitive and Curative Medicine (CDCM) is the translational arm of the Institute for Stem Cell Biology and Regenerative Medicine at Stanford. The CDCM was established as a joint initiative of the Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford Health Care and Stanford Children’s Health.

Industrial Contracts Office (ICO)

ICO, part of the Office of Technology Licensing, negotiates sponsored research and other research-related agreements with industry (including materials transfer agreements, or MTAs).

Research Centers at Stanford

A list of all research centers on the Stanford campus.

Schools and Departments 

A directory of Stanford's departments and schools.

Mentorship Opportunities for Industry Professionals

High Impact Technology (HIT) Fund

OTL's HIT Fund is always looking for mentors in industry to help our inventors take their projects to the next level. Learn more about the program and how our industry collaborators can be a part of it.


Connect with Stanford's on-campus program that offers proof-of-concept funding and mentorship to advance new biomedical research discoveries into promising new treatments for patients.

TomKat Center

Connect with TomKat entrepreneurs: the TomKat center works to transform the world's energy systems, offering support to startups and proof-of-concept funding for early research.

Stanford Technology Ventures Program

Connect with Stanford entrepreneurs at the School of Engineering. STVP's mission is to empower aspiring entrepreneurs to become global citizens who create and scale responsible innovations.


Non-profit community of serial entrepreneurs, industry experts, tenured Stanford professors and well-funded growth-stage startups.

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Licensing Process

Learn more about how to work with Stanford OTL by reading about our licensing process.


Startup Resources & Programs

Industry professionals may also find relevant information in our Stanford Startups Resources & Programs section, such as ways to connect with Stanford Entrepreneurial programs.