Chicago tech. Reimagined.
Chicago is a city born of reinvention
From the ashes of the Great Chicago Fire to the present, we have a reputation for reinventing what it means to be a global innovation leader. Today, we’re building a next-generation tech city. Redefining the people, spaces, and places where innovation happens. And solving complex problems to move the world forward.
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Built on diversity & inclusion
City in the U.S. for angel & seed-stage funding for Black and Latino founders
Of Chicago’s tech workforce is Black or Latino
Chicago has the highest concentration of women-owned startups in the world at 34%
Taking on what matters
Chicago tech companies don’t just make apps and vaporware. They’re reimagining what’s possible in essential industries, including agriculture, health, manufacturing, logistics, and more.
A thriving tech ecosystem
Tech needs infrastructure to breath. Chicago has the talent, research institutions, incubators, and accelerators needed to drive innovation at scale.
Home to 1871, the #1 private business incubator in the world
Fortune 500 companies headquartered in the region
3 tier-one research institutions
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The face of tech. Redefined.
The companies that drive innovation. Redefined.
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