Corporate members receive benefits including: advance notification of all patent applications / technologies marketed by FITT, invitations to yearly meeting & dinner, customized research presentations and seminars, newsletters and select information dissemination. Most importantly, however, members develop an advantageous working relationship with FITT that allows them to gain access to IITD research, as well as a variety of local businesses and services. Companies pay an annual fee (depending on their size) for renewable membership.
FITT is the preferred route for technology development projects and technology transfer from IITD and new business formation through incubation of technology based start-up companies. Members get a good initial opportunity to have a sneak preview of developments at the Institute.
FITT meetings and seminars
Such meetings provide a unique environment for constructive interaction between business leaders and top Institute scientists. Corporate members receive invitations to such events.
Customized research meetings
FITT can also arrange presentations, seminars and with the agreement of researchers, laboratory visits for the members in response to requests for Institute contacts on a particular subject.