PROPEL Companies Raised $50 million 2016YTD
Jilly Cronin from Oak Park and River Forest High School won the BioGENEius Global Environment Award at the 2016 Internaitonal BIO Convention today.
PROPEL, dedicated to increasing the number and success rate of early-stage life sciences companies in Illinois, announced on April 19 at the 2016 Innovation Showcase on Day 1 of iBIO IndEx that NovaScan won the 2016 PROPEL Business Plan Competition. Over 300 community members watched Craig Davis, CEO of NovaScan, give the winning presentation to life sciences financial investor judges. PROPEL awarded NovaScan a $15,000 cash prize at the end of Tuesday’s event. Congratulations to Craig and the entire NovaScan team!
The iBIO Institute today announced its four iCON Awards Honorees for the tenth annual iBIO Institute’s iCON Awards which is considered by many to be the region’s most prestigious honor for life sciences educators, researchers and civic visionaries.
This week iBIO EDUCATE hosted a workshop at Archer Daniels Midland Company on applying new science education standards.
PACT Member, Bounce Children’s Foundation CEO Joan Steltmann was interviewed by NBC 5 in their Making a Difference segment.