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We measure, connect, and enrich the state’s innovation economy.

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Who We Are

The Illinois Science & Technology Coalition is a member-driven non-profit that strengthens the state’s innovation economy through data collection, policy advocacy, and impactful programs. Our affiliated Institute provides STEM-education programs that connect classrooms with companies to better prepare the next generation of problem-solvers.


Connecting corporations with innovative startups.


Measuring Illinois’ innovation performance.


Preparing the next generation of problem-solvers.



Advocating for funding and policies supporting research, tech and innovation.


Universities/Federal Labs


Civic Partners

High Schools

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