For Industry

What Can the ILO Do For You?

The ILO will work with you to identify areas of mutual interest and connect you with the Ohio State resources who will be your partners in the creation of value-added outcomes. Throughout this process, we are committed to:

  • Nurturing trusting, collaborative relationships that result in win-win engagements,
  • Establishing unique differentiators that enhance the attractiveness of partnering with The Ohio State University and,
  • Ensuring experiences that consistently meet or exceed your highest expectations

The ILO will help you gain access to:

  • Expertise from one of the nation's leading public research universities
  • Training and continuing education programs for your workforce
  • Novel ideas, emerging technologies, and ground-breaking research developed by Ohio State's world-class faculty
  • Investment opportunities in high-tech start-up companies and information about licensing opportunities
  • State-of-the-art facilities and cutting-edge equipment and instrumentation
  • Motivated, highly-qualified students looking for internship, employment, and volunteer opportunities

By providing streamlined access to Ohio State resources, the ILO will save you critical time. Think of the ILO as your advocate - your eyes and ears on campus. The ILO can help you quickly identify faculty conducting up-to-the-minute research relevant to the demands of your company, connect you with Career Services to reach interested students and knowledgeable interns. The ILO will also help you facilitate one-on-one meetings with Ohio State experts to monitor new and emerging technologies and discuss research projects of interest to your company.