Leverage Your R&D Budget
- Members enjoy significant returns on investment (ROI) in new technologies of common interests.
- Lower risk of investment with shared pool of research funds.
- Investing in common technology yields more capital for core R&D expenditures where exclusive ownership of IP is critical.
- Additional NSF funding programs exclusively to I/UCRC’s.
Expand Your R&D Efforts
- Royalty-Free licenses for technology developed at all I/UCRC ROSE-HUB Sites.
- Access to research at UNC Charlotte site as well as other ROSE-HUB sites.
- Strategic Networking and Cooperation with other partners.
Expand Your Industry Growth
- Provides technology capabilities difficult to develop internally.
- Cope with growing intricacy and inter-relatedness of new technologies outside your core competence.
- Contribute to a consortium to go after bold initiatives.
Strategic Cooperation With Other Industries
- Access to collection of industries specializing in key components or market segments.
- Bundling of related technologies such as power, sensors.
- Accelerates commercialization.
Access To Experienced Talent Pool
- Access to all levels of students,including PhD graduates, to hire who are trained and already exposed to your organization, needs and culture.