Industrial Partnership

The Simons Institute actively seeks research collaborations with industry. In 2013, we welcomed Google and Microsoft Research as our Founding Industrial Partners. VMware became a Partner in 2018. Amazon Web Services became an Industrial Sponsor in 2019 and Nippon Telegraph and Telephone became a Partner in 2019. 

For more information about partnership opportunities, contact Senior Development Director Amy Ambrose +1 510.664.5000, or amyambrose [at]

Benefits include:

Participation in Industry Day
Research collaborations with Institute scientists
Named Fellowships
Free on-campus parking

Founding Industrial Partners:


Research at GoogleMicrosoft Research



Other Industrial Partners:



Industrial Sponsors: