Companies That Are Opening Up with Collaborative Research
Through its Innovation Research Program, the computer giant holds annual competitions to select academic projects related to its top priorities. Professors work with HP scientists.
PROCTER & GAMBLE
The company solicits solutions to science or product development challenges. It also accepts unsolicited ideas covering everything from packaging to research methods.
Lilly has formed several co-development deals with Indian companies, including one with conglomerate Jubilant to speed up the process of determining whether newly discovered molecules can be turned into drugs.