How it works for academics


We help academics to…

Advance research, generate impact and secure funding by partnering with industry teams around the world.

  • Connect with companies from all sectors
  • Help create solutions to industrial and societal challenges
  • Start partnerships to scale up and validate discoveries

How academics engage through IN-PART

Respond to industrial requirements through Discover

Engage with leading industry teams looking to find their next academic partners through ‘Industry Calls for Opportunities’ and ‘Requests for Proposals’.

  • Weekly alerts with new industry campaigns
  • Companies looking for a wide range of opportunities
  • A simple submission process and progress tracking through an online dashboard

Showcase your expertise to industry through Connect

Increase your presence within a global community of industry teams focused on academic partnerships. 

  • A self-managed profile page to showcase expertise and active projects 
  • Proactive dissemination to engaged industry decision-makers
  • Expand your network and unlock new opportunities

Find new partnerships and funding

A direct route to advance research through industry partnerships

  • Personal introductions to industry teams
  • Get feedback and input to support funding applications
  • No success fees or hidden costs



Create impact with us

Start new collaborations

Accelerate your research

Help solve global challenges

We help academics create impact

Matching industry decision-makers with the brightest minds in academia to solve real-world problems.

Active Discover campaigns

Takeda Pharmaceutical are seeking novel therapeutic concepts/targets related to neurodegenerative disorders or genetic neurological diseases.

Takeda Pharmaceutical are seeking novel therapeutic concepts/targets related to immuno-oncology and tumours.

Takeda Pharmaceutical are seeking novel therapeutic concepts/targets related to rare genetic and haematological diseases.

& capabilities
Apply to industry funding calls (RFPs) and campaigns seeking academic research and collaborators (ICOs) tick
Create, manage and submit your academic profile, research projects, and opportunities to potential industry partners tick
Monitor and track industry engagement with your research through a dashboard tick
Connect with your tech transfer office to showcase your research and expertise to a wider network tick

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What our customers say

“IN-PART has been really useful in terms of networking and progressing our technology’s development. We are closer to market for specific applications of our technology because of the partnerships we have formed through IN-PART.”

"Discover provides us with a convenient, centralised stream of funding and collaboration opportunities, helping our team showcase our institute’s excellent research and expertise. Discover has brought his companies we would have been unlikely to engage with otherwise, and in the past six months, we have had several successes, including direct funding for research from a large pharmaceutical company."

"IN-PART is the best platform we've ever worked with! We've been subscribed since the start of 2018, and have received a range of useful introductions and feedback for our technologies from relevant companies in Europe and beyond."

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