Ways to Engage

event participants


  • With students through the career centers, in classrooms, and at events
  • With expert scholars at symposia and seminars like the Friday Research Workshops
  • With other professionals at conferences like Tech Cities and other events
executives in classroom


  • Your expertise as a speaker, guest lecturer, or case competition judge
  • A data set for use in classrooms and research
  • Financial support for learning opportunities like CoMIS, scholarships for students, research grants, and other department initiatives
IDSC faculty


  • On a project for your company, completed by students in a capstone course or the Carlson Analytics Lab
  • On new research of mutual interest to you and a faculty member
  • On program development and growth as a member of an advisory board
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Learn More

To discuss how your company can partner with the MIS Research Center and the Information & Decision Sciences department, contact:

Tim Olson | (612) 625-4627 | olson704@umn.edu