IVCA - Illinois Venture Capital Association

Welcome to the IVCA

The Illinois Venture Capital Association advocates for a strong venture capital and private equity industry in Illinois by:

  • Promoting pro-growth public policy initiatives,
  • Providing educational programming in private equity,
  • Facilitating member networking, and
  • Endorsing communication and shared programs with organizations of mutual interest.

In addition, IVCA works with entrepreneurial organizations in the Midwest to encourage a strong cycle of innovation and business creation leading to superior investment opportunities.

Our next event! 2015 Annual IVCA/NVCA Luncheon

Join us on May 19th for a conversation between longtime friends and business associates T. Bondurant French and John A. Canning, Jr.  The two will discuss Bon’s 40+ year career and experiences as a premier investor in private equity and venture capital partnerships.


T. Bondurant "Bon" French      John A. Canning, Jr.

IVCA members:  Register Here.

(Non-members:  Based on available seating, your registration period will begin on May 1st.)

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"I am a Private Equity Investor"

The Benefits of Membership

  • Strong legislative advocacy related to critical industry issues
  • Access to IVCA sponsored events, especially members-only events, eight to twelve per year
  • Regular networking opportunities
  • Bi-weekly E-newsletter
  • Member access to the IVCA website
  • Inclusion in our annual Membership Directory
  • "Real-time" information for your company on our website
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