The following corporate supporters have played a key role in the development of IBAT, providing guidance during the development stages as well as critical funding to the project, and are recognised as Founding Supporters.



Ongoing support of IBAT and the data development necessary to maintain and expand this initiative has been provided by the following companies through their participation in the Proteus Partnership:  



The IBAT Alliance gratefully acknowledges the generous support of the

John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation.

The MacArthur Foundation supports creative people and effective institutions committed to building a more just, verdant, and peaceful world. In addition to selecting the MacArthur Fellows, the Foundation works to defend human rights, advance global conservation and security, make cities better places, and understand how technology is affecting children and society. More information is at

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Additional support has been provided by the United States Department of Energy and Gold Reserves, Inc.