Current and Future Advanced Technology Needs for Life Sciences Researchers and Companies

The Chicago Biomedical Consortium (CBC), Chicago Biomedical Innovation Alliance (CBIA), Illinois Biotechnology Innovation Organization (iBIO) and Northwestern University are partnering on a survey to assess the current and future “Advanced Technology” needs of life sciences researchers and companies in Illinois and regions bordering the Chicago metro area.

The results of the survey will be used to determine the core facilities that emerging and established biotechnology, medical technology, diagnostics, and other life sciences companies need in the Chicagoland area to be competitive.

Only companies and researchers with labs located in or adjacent to Illinois should participate in this 15 minute survey. 

Data Disclosure Statement: All partners have a Code of Conduct that includes statements about respect for the time, privacy, integrity of personal information and materials, and other ethical concerns of its members.

Confidentiality: All responses to this survey will be kept confidential using data security measures that include de-identification of online responses.

Informed Consent: Respondents who take the survey implicitly agree that iBIO can use their de-identified responses for communication of results to the public.

Conflict of Interest Declaration: All partners declare that they have no competing interests, as defined by their Code of Conduct, or other interests that might be perceived to influence the interpretation of the results.