Member Resources

BIO promotes the industry’s value to the public and policymakers; connects innovators to investment and talent; stimulates collaboration and fosters the next generation of innovators and entrepreneurs to transform patient lives through groundbreaking research and works to grow the Illinois economy.

Membership in iBIO provides superb government affairs representation, community connections across our broad network of public, private and academic/research participants, access to a robust set of programs, as well as substantial discounts to a wide variety of business products and services.

Member Benefits

Benefit

Promotes the positive impact and importance of the industry for more educated and supportive public and legislative perceptions

Reasons to join

Showcases and promotes discovery throughout the industry
Facilitates industry wide STEM and other philanthropic efforts
Brings industry voice to the local and state level.

Benefit

Provides access to research and commercialization talent to accelerate profitable growth.

Reasons to join

Advocates benefits of the region to prospective innovators, talent, and investors
Engages universities to enable a local pipeline e of talent and innovations.
Access to national Bio purchasing program to save money

Benefit

Connect start-ups to the advice, talent, and funding to successfully scale.

Reasons to join

Provides training that providesentrepreneurs with the learning they really need.
Organizes and attracts investors through carefully curated contacts and events.
Access to national Bio purchasingprogram to save money

Benefit

Provides insight and access to the region’s most promising innovations. Convenes the region’s most inspiring organizations to collectively improve the region.

Reasons to join

Broadest network of commercial and academic organizations in the region.
Engagement with leading industry members.