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What Do Companies Hope to Gain from the Institute?

Companies engaging in partnership with the institute can do the following:

  1. Become part of teams that bid on project calls on the topic of flexible electronics
  2. Align focus of the proposed project with their next-generation product needs
  3. Ability to task project teams with development of product technology demonstrator in pre-competitive format
  4. Realize the benefits of 1:1 cost-share provided by the federal grant to the institute.  

Project Calls

  • We anticipate targeted project calls each year based on consensus roadmaps prepared by the Technical Council and endorsed by the Governing Council.
  • The first project call is tentatively expected to be released in November 2015. To receive notice of the project calls, ensure you are on our interest list by registering at
  • If you were on the proposal team, you will automatically be placed on the interest list and receive all communications from the MII.

Introducing Technology to Nextflex

There are multiple ways to participate in, or introduce your technology, products or needs, to the FHE MII, including:

  1. Join the FHE MII and represent your interests at program reviews, meetings and workshops.
  2. Submit proposals to the project calls.
  3. Submit abstracts to the 2016FLEX Conference. Visit to download the call for papers.
  4. Email a summary of your technology and market applications at These will be cataloged for staff and members to access as needed.

Graphic Membership Structure