Don’t miss these great events celebrating researchers and innovation in Illinois.

Innovation is critical to the life sciences industry in Illinois, because innovation in the life sciences industry extend lives, improve quality of life and rive value to patients and the healthcare system as a whole.

With more than $2.5 billion in annual academic R&D, Illinois is home to some of the top researchers in the world who are fueling economic growth and job creation in the state.

Join our community in celebrating our scientific leaders at these two great events:


ICON Awards Reception – September 26, 2019 @ Chicago Botanic Garden

The iCON Awards celebrate the accomplishments of outstanding innovators and leaders whose work provides the basis for life sciences developments worldwide. Click here to register.


Halo Awards – October 12, 2019 @ Museum of Science & Industry

The Halo Awards is a first-of-its-kind Grammy-style event celebrating scientists for their tireless pursuit of cures and treatments that help people live better lives. This is not your typical award show. Use the code iBIOVIP to save on your registration. Click here to register.