Hyde Park Angels

Provide unique value to entrepreneurs and investors by driving startup growth and investment success

Illinois Science & Technology Coalition

Member-driven non-profit​, nonpartisan organization that cultivates technology-based economic development throughout Illinois

Innovators Connection and the Chicago Innovation Awards

Mission is to create a thriving innovation ecosystem in the Chicago region by educating, connecting and celebrating innovators


Strengthens the global innovation ecosystem by accelerating high-potential startups across all industries, from anywhere in the world for zero-equity taken


Chicago’s first innovation center focused on physical product development and manufacturing

MIT Industrial Liaison Program

Dedicated to creating and strengthening mutually beneficial relationship between MIT and corporations worldwide