The Institute for Technology Advancement (ITA) is established to support UCLA and the Henry Samueli School of Engineering and Applied Science in the three following ways:


Develop New Multi-Disciplinary Research Efforts

  • Identify new opportunities and funding sources.
  • Work with faculty to shape, propose, and win new funding programs.

Support and Grow Potential Spin-Off Technologies

  • Provide facilities and funding to start new companies.

Facilitate Industry Access to UCLA Engineering

  • Enable near-term research and development projects to support industry needs.