Benefit as an I-DREAM4D Industry Member

Become an I-DREAM4D industry member! 

As an industry member, your business benifits from the following consortium support programs:

  1. Provides critical input for Consortium’s directions and selection of Consortium-Designated Projects via using their respective voting points associated with their membership categories in the Consortium’s project selection process at its annual IAC meeting.

  2. Identify talent through the I-DREAM4D Summer Internship Program.

  3. Joint research/innovation project supervision on Company Designated Research Project.

  4. Jointly pursue additional DoD funding opportunities for I-DREAM4D, which, in turn, provide additional leverage for members’ investment in I-DREAM4D.

  5. Receive a complimentary one-day clinics and on-site visit from Consortium faculty, staff and graduate research assistants to thoroughly explore members’ needs with respect to Consortium opportunities.

  6. Access and participate in all I-DREAM4D education, defense expo and outreach programs, which include, industrial summer internships, graduate co-op, faculty research leave, short courses, seminars and other distance learning opportunities.  I-DREAM4D Members may participate in I-DREAM4D professional short courses at a discounted rate.

  7. Obtain access to potentially patentable early-stage concepts, technologies and other confidential research information prior to public disclosure to others at I-DREAM4D meetings or in publications, to better enable such members to do early technology planning and guide internal research direction in an effective manner.

Current Industry Partners and Defense Labs Members

  • Army Research Lab
  • Oak Ridge National Laboratory
  • Ingalls Shipbuilding Huntington Industries
  • Honeywell
  • Raytheon
  • Northrop Grumman
  • Boeing Global Services and Support
  • Standard Aero