Mission & Vision


BU Industry Engagement creates valuable partnerships between BU and industry to benefit society by solving the world’s most critical problems


We create these valuable partnerships by:

  • Helping the University identify, secure, nurture, and grow the best industry partnerships to advance the University’s mission
  • Providing efficient support and subject matter expertise to help BU partner with the most appropriate industry sponsors for technology transfer and research collaboration to move their innovations from the lab to directly benefit society
  • Becoming the industry partner of choice for sponsored research that clearly aligns BU’s research strengths with appropriate industry partners to advance their strategic goals
  • Always striving to achieve a tailored, targeted, efficient, transparent, and respectful approach for our constituents