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IBM and the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign Plan to Launch New Discovery Accelerator Institute

A ten-year collaboration between IBM, UIUC and the State of Illinois will be backed by a $200 million investment. The IBM-Illinois Discovery Accelerator Institute will bolster technical skills and accelerate breakthroughs in cloud, AI, quantum computing, materials discovery and sustainability.

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LAUNCH EVENT

IBM-Illinois Discovery Accelerator Institute Virtual Launch Event

Leadership from IBM, the University of Illinois, The Grainger College of Engineering and State of Illinois provide first look at the new academic-industry partnership spurring breakthroughs in the rising areas of hybrid cloud and AI, quantum computing, materials discovery, and sustainability. 

October 19, 2021 | 10-11:30 a.m. 

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