Innovative life sciences companies in all stages of development in Illinois are eligible to apply to make a 10-minute business development presentation during Illinois Life Sciences Showcase. 

The Illinois Life Sciences Showcase promotes, engages, and connects the ecosystem to foster life science innovation in promising companies throughout the State. Highlighting Illinois most promising life science startups and industry strategic partners, the Illinois Life Sciences Showcase offers exclusive opportunities to network with other companies, investors and strategics and is the one-stop shop for innovation in the region. 

The Illinois Life Sciences Showcase is made possible by our sponsors support: AbbVie, Astellas, Horizon Therapeutics, Takeda and Perkins Coie. 

The showcase will take place in Chicago, IL, at Fulton Labs – 400 N Aberdeen and the deadline to apply to present to strategic partners, venture capital firms and angel investors is May 31.

Company presentations will be competitively selected and will focus on innovations in the pharmaceutical, biotechnology, medical device, medical diagnostic, regulated health IT, and AI & computational biotech companies. In addition, University and other technology transfers offices may also apply to present innovations in their portfolio.

The company presentations at the Illinois Life Sciences Showcase is designed to connect groundbreaking companies with novel technologies to established industry business development leaders, investors, and other strategic partners. 

Applications to submit to make a company presentation can be found on the Illinois Life Sciences Showcase section of iBIO’s website:

Questions regarding the company presentation application process may also be directed to [email protected].