Office of Partnerships and Economic Development

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Research universities are a rich source of talent and research and development resources, but navigating through them to forge a university-industry partnership can be complex. The Office of Partnerships and Economic Development at NC State helps organizations save time and money by providing expert assistance and strategic connections.

Upcoming Events

Centennial Campus

Centennial Campus is home to more than 70 industry partners who engage in innovative work across a diverse range of fields, supporting the Think and Do...

5/20 9 am
Hunt Library

The sourdough library is unique in the world. Right now, 128 starters from 25 countries are kept in mason jars to be preserved for the future. Their...

5/20 4 pm
Author Talk: Rob Dunn

Join NC State biologist and professor Rob Dunn and author Reem Kassis for a conversation about Delicious, a book that Dunn co-authored with Monica Sanchez....

5/20 7 pm
NC Tomato Club History and Transcribathon

In the 1910s, Jane McKimmon’s tomato club movement taught young girls in North Carolina how to grow, can and sell their own tomatoes, as part of a broader...

6/3 12 pm
Belltower

As part of the Arctic Indigenous diet, Inuit fermented foods are all animal-sourced, even the ones made from plants. From the stomach content of the caribou...

6/10 4 pm