EDA University Center Issues Report on Economic Gardening in the State of Illinois

June 24, 2020

"Growing Our Own" shares how downstate Illinois utilizes - and can continue to employ - economic gardening development strategies that leverage existing assets of each community.

COVID-19 Resources

March 30, 2020

The Illinois University Incubator Network hosts IUIN Peer webinars for Illinois university incubators to share resources and best practices for responding to the impact of COVID-19 on incubator operations and communities. Staff of the University of Illinois Research Park and the EnterpriseWorks Technology incubator are hosting virtual events and workshops that are open to the public and feature timely and relevant topics for the Illinois innovation and entrepreneurship communities. They have also curated an online list of COVID-19 resources.

Collaboration Encourages Interest in Small Business Innovation Research, Hosts 70 Participants

December 02, 2019

In November, the Illinois University Incubator Network (IUIN), the Research Park at Southern Illinois University Carbondale (SIUC), the IL SBDC Network, and the IL PTAC at Western Illinois University produced an SBIR Workshop at SIUC that also offered a live webinar and moderation of the workshop at four additional host locations throughout Illinois.