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A Catalyst for Indiana’s Life Sciences Industry

BioCrossroads advances Indiana’s life sciences industry by connecting corporate, academic, and philanthropic partners; facilitating investments in promising startups and building new enterprises; and educating through conferences, reports, and market knowledge.

Since 2002, BioCrossroads has fueled Indiana's national recognition as a life sciences powerhouse.

Our Mission

We aim to amplify awareness of Indiana’s capabilities in research and development, support talent development, and strengthen the workforce pipeline. Through the support of CICP and its branded initiatives, we foster a thriving ecosystem that propels the state to the forefront of scientific and healthcare advancements. BioCrossroads' mission is to ignite innovation and propel Indiana's life sciences sector into a future marked by robust growth, quality employment opportunities, and enhanced economic impact. We are dedicated to creating an ecosystem that nurtures research and development, ensuring the state's continued prominence on the world stage.

Invested IN Indiana

A Supportive Environment for Funding Innovation 

BioCrossroads has established itself as an important source of venture capital for Indiana’s life sciences industry through the formation of early-stage life sciences focused and return-driven investment funds. BioCrossroads has also been strongly supported by Indiana’s corporate and academic life sciences leadership, and has partnered with these stakeholders in several ways, including investment and enterprise-formation activities.

We Engage IN Life Sciences

Research and Reports

Through in-depth research and analysis of Indiana's life sciences sector, BioCrossroads, in partnership with research institutions, provides comprehensive reports and resources to help educate, inform, and share the story of our industry's impact. 

A Strategic Roadmap for Advancing Indiana's Life Sciences Sector

BioCrossroads, in collaboration with TEConomy Partners and key industry stakeholders, worked to develop a refreshed 10-year strategy for the industry. The Strategic Framework for Advancing Indiana’s Life Sciences Industry provides a roadmap for elevating Indiana’s life sciences sector and enhancing our global impact on the ecosystem. 

We Collaborate IN Life Sciences

By collaborating with Indiana’s research institutions, global companies, philanthropic organizations, and government to advance growth and innovation, we make connections for all Indiana's life sciences ecosystem and work to accelerate its success.

Our Initiatives

Starting from a firm foundation of proven academic and industry assets, BioCrossroads has launched several businesses and industry and academic collaborations across the life sciences ecosystem, who exist to pursue new and innovative opportunities. The organization also has provided a platform for the launch of other enterprises, including funding and science education initiatives.

Central Indiana Corporate Partnership

BioCrossroads is one of six Central Indiana Corporate Partnership branded initiatives. In addition to its sister initiatives, there are several other resources for the life sciences community.