The EPOCH Foundation is a private-sector consortium of 20 Taiwanese organizations established to foster academic opportunities for the Asia-Pacific region. MIT Sloan’s collaboration with EPOCH began in 1990 with a $10 million endowment. Today, this relationship includes nearly $30 million in collaborative research and educational initiatives with MIT Sloan and MIT, including projects with the Media Lab, the Industrial Liaison Program, and the Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Lab.
- MIT Sloan faculty research on Taiwan’s industrial development and Chinese-based economies.
- Executive education programs for EPOCH Foundation members and affiliates.
- A biennial visit to MIT Sloan for 40 CEOs and rising managers from EPOCH companies. Activities include seminars, workshops, and other events customized by MIT Sloan and the Industrial Liaison Program.