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

 Increasing success rates of start-ups

Upcoming events

  • 08 Nov 2018

    2018 HealthTECH Startup Competition

    In response to highly successful events over the past five years, Insight Product Development, MATTER, and PROPEL – iBIO Institute…
  • 11 Dec 2018

    2018 iBIO Holiday Reception & Maitland Awards

    The 2018 John W Maitland Jr Biotechnology Leadership Award. The awards will be presented at a ceremony on December 11th…

Mark your calendars! The 12th Annual iBIO iCON Awards will be held on October 2 from 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. at The Chicago Botanic Garden. We are excited to announce a new award category for this year’s iCON Awards: The iCON Community Award.

Held at the beautiful Chicago Botanic Garden, the evening brings together some of Illinois’ top life sciences professionals and innovators to help the iBIO Institute realize its goal of creating a globally recognized life sciences center in Chicago and the surrounding Midwest region.

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Our Impact

80
Million raised by PROPEL Companies in 2016
1200
Teachers Trained
36
% SBIR/STTR Approval Rate
1400
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LATEST NEWS FROM THE iBIO INSTITUTE

iBIO’s StellarGirls After School Program Expands into North Chicago

We are excited to announce that the StellarGirls program will expand into North Chicago. The Neal Math and Science Academy will provide the program to all of their 98 girls in 6th grade....

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BioVie Receives $3.2 Million Equity Investment

On July 3, 2018, BioVie Inc. (OTCQB: BIVI), an iBIO PROPEL company developing innovative drug therapies for liver disease, executed an agreement with Acuitas Group Holdings, LLC (“Acuitas”) and certain other investors to purchase $3.2 million of the Company’s Series A Preferred Stock...

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