Waters has launched a network of global innovation hubs that bring the best scientific minds together to foster a community of open innovation and collaboration. These facilities provide access to the best technologies across the Waters’ portfolio and brand-new innovative concepts to enable more effective collaboration between customers, educational institutions, partners, and industry visionaries to incubate and accelerate the next-generation of scientific advancements, helping to shape the world of tomorrow.
Waters has announced a five-year research partnership with the University of Delaware to develop new analytical solutions for bioprocessing and biomanufacturing. Key to this partnership, Waters will sponsor Immerse Delaware, A Waters Innovation & Research Lab set to open in early 2022. At Immerse Delaware, Waters will partner with students and faculty to identify and address the most significant challenges facing the biopharmaceutical industry.
Immerse Cambridge, A Waters Innovation and Research Lab, opened in September 2020. Located in the heart of Kendall Square, a globally recognized hotspot for biotechnology, science and engineering in Cambridge, Massachusetts, Immerse Cambridge is a strategic, collaborative space in the community, where Waters partners with academia, research, and industry to accelerate and co-create toward the next generation of scientific advancements.
Immerse Cambridge’s open innovation concept features the latest cutting-edge analytical, informatics, and automation tools that apply to a variety of disciplines across life, food, and materials science. It is also optimized for disseminating and expanding ideas through training, joint research, and mentoring experiences for students and up-and-coming industry professionals.