Academic excellence at imec
Imec bridges the gap between universities and industry. Universities are usually doing long term research with limited budgets, whereas industry is focusing on shorter term applications with high investments. At imec, you can bring novel ideas from academic research towards higher technology readiness levels making them suitable for industry. Therefore, doing research at imec gives you a high exposure to our industrial partners. At the same time imec translates future technology needs from industry into research at universities in order to keep them focussed on industry relevant topics.
Imec bridges the gap between universities and industry