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Industry Liaison Office (ILO)

The Ohio State University Industry Liaison Office fosters economic development opportunities in Ohio and beyond by connecting business and industry to Ohio State discoveries, ground-breaking research, experts in targeted focus areas, and outstanding students. Ohio State has achieved world-class status in a multitude of research areas including energy, transportation, materials, electromagnetics, medical imaging, cancer research, infectious and cardiovascular diseases, global climate change, environmental sciences, and agbioproducts.

The College of Engineering is renowned for its research thrusts in alternative energy, advanced materials, sensors and sensor systems, power and propulsion, high performance computing, healthcare, automotive systems, and manufacturing technology. Linking the university’s immense assets to industry needs can lead to new products, improved processes, and expanded services.