University-Industry Partnerships in the Social Sciences

The University of Maryland is hosting a two-part Workshop on University-Industry Partnerships in the Social Sciences in partnership with UIDP and with support from the National Science Foundation, as well as MITRE, Optimal Solutions Group, and the Consortium of Social Science Associations. The two events will convene a diverse group of subject matter experts and leaders from academia, industry, and government to consider how academic-corporate partnerships can advance social, behavioral, and organizational science research to positively impact science and society.


In advance of the in-person workshop, which will take place in College Park on April 20-21, 2022, you are invited to participate in our Virtual Preview Event on October 14, 2021, from 11:00-2:00. Registration is free and open to everyone.

The session topics will include the following:

  • Using Mission-Oriented Innovation to Address Societal Challenges 
  • Mapping Privacy Influencers: Partnerships to Understand Emerging Privacy Policy
  • Developing a Mental Wellbeing Index for Addressing Behavioral Health Inequities

When:  Oct 14, 2021 from 11:00 to 14:00 (ET)