The mission of the iBIO Institute is to orchestrate business leadership in delivery of world-class educational programs and job-creating new technology ventures.

Through the work of our three centers, the iBIO Institute helps the community Go forward and Grow as a leading life sciences center.

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Industry-led science and math programs

Connecting Industry, Academia and Patients

 Increasing success rates of start-ups

Upcoming events

  • 26 Sep 2017

    The MedTech Conference

    AdvaMed 2017 is now The MedTech Conference The MedTech Conference is your opportunity to connect with thousands of medical technology…
  • 03 Oct 2017

    11th Annual iCON Awards Dinner

    The iBIO iCON Awards recognize the vital roles that education, research and civic leadership play in fostering growth within the life…
  • 06 Dec 2017

    John W. Maitland Leadership in Biotechnology Award Reception

    The John W Maitland Jr Biotechnology Leadership Award is given annually to an elected or appointed government official who has provided…

The iBIO iCON Awards recognize the vital roles that education, research and civic leadership play in fostering growth within the life sciences community.

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Million raised by PROPEL Companies in 2016
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Teachers Trained
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% SBIR/STTR Approval Rate
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LATEST NEWS FROM THE iBIO INSTITUTE

Announcing the 2017 iCON Award Winners

To all Members of the iBIO Community, It is with great excitement that we are announcing the four honorees for the eleventh annual iBIO Institute iCON Awards, to be held on October 3rd at the Chicago Field Museum. The iCON Awards celebrate the accomplishments of outstanding innovators and leaders whose…...

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PROPEL Awards Grants to 5 Illinois Medtech Companies for the 2017 MedTech Conference

PROPEL Companies Raise $10 Million in 1H2017 PROPEL, dedicated to increasing the number and success rate of early-stage life sciences companies in Illinois, announced today that it has awarded 5 grants to help Illinois entrepreneurs attend the 2017 MedTech Conference in San Jose, California.  The MedTech Conference is the leading medtech…...

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