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.