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CCIS seeks to establish, sustain, and deepen mutually beneficial partnerships between our college and faculty and your company. Working with CCIS provides access to innovative, renowned research faculty across a broad spectrum of research areas, as well as our bright, highly motivated students. But that’s just the beginning. Our ultimate goal is strategic collaboration that advances both CCIS and your organization.

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Partnering with CCIS

CCIS is tackling today’s most challenging problems through interdisciplinary programs and cutting-edge initiatives in key research areas. By bringing together the greatest minds in computer and information science, we aim to develop revolutionary new methods for advancing education, manufacturing, health care, and more.

Industry partnerships include:

  • Collaborative engagements with research faculty
  • Co-op student employment
  • Classes or projects that benefit students and your company

Other ways your company can help:

  • Capital support
  • Gifts-in-kind
  • Faculty position endowments
  • Student scholarship and financial aid support
  • Naming opportunities

Working together on research

For more than 30 years, CCIS faculty have eagerly engaged in collaborative research with leading technology companies and government agencies. Recent research collaborations include:

  • Bytedance – To support Prof. Lu Wang’s research in artificial intelligence
  • Toyota – To support Prof. Cristina Nita-Rotaru’s research on auto systems
  • Vantiv – To support student scholarships for ALIGN students and student events
  • Google – Granted Faculty Research Awards to Professor Guevara Noubir for research on side channel attacks, Professor David Choffnes for diagnosis of Internet QoE, Professor Jan Vitek for JavaScript analysis and Professor Robert Platt for robotic manipulation.

Built on shared goals and resources, these partnerships have yielded significant technological advances and a range of innovative solutions for sponsor organizations.

Supporting the next generation of industry leaders

As CCIS evolves to meet the challenges of an ever-changing world, philanthropic support from organizations like yours is more critical than ever. Give now to help a student learn, engage, and make the next great discovery.

In today’s global economy, the high-tech workforce should reflect an increasingly diverse population. That’s why one of the college’s key objectives is to address the shortage of women and underrepresented minorities in the field of computer science. Partner with us in our belief that computer science is for everyone.

Contact us at advancement@ccis.northeastern.edu for more information.