The EPIC Affiliates Program (AP) is composed of representatives from corporations (“members”) who have purchased membership into the program. Members will benefit from EPIC’s core capabilities in developing focused energy solutions in technology, workforce development and preferred access to students with an energy concentration. It also assures a long-term revenue stream for EPIC to accomplish its mission, which includes technology, workforce and economic development. Specific deliverables to a member company will depend on its level of membership. The major roles of the AP members will be:
- Advise the EPIC External Advisory Board (EAB) regarding EPIC’s research activities using AP funding.
- Have preferred access to students for internships, co-ops, recruiting and employment.
- Have preferred access to EPIC events and networking opportunities.
- Have preferred access to EPIC labs and R&D activities.
Levels of membership are:
This membership level is for companies who seek more opportunities to grow and be recognized in the energy industry and would benefit from support, company exposure, networking, advising and access to the use of EPIC laboratories.
This membership level is for companies who are established or who are emerging and seek an identity in the energy field as being innovative and successful, yet seek more opportunities to grow and hire talent. They would benefit from R&D support, company exposure, pipeline of workforce and availability of technical resources.
This membership level is for companies who are recognized as or strive to be a leader in the energy community and a premier supporter of the work at EPIC. They would benefit from targeted and leveraged R&D projects focused on specific business needs and the priority use of EPIC resources.
For more information about the EPIC Affiliates Program, click here.