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.

                          REGISTER HERE!
               2017 IVCA Spring Luncheon
                              May 16, 2017
          Fireside Chat:  David Golder interviews
       "Master of Private Equity" Bryan Cressey
          “Expectations for How Washington
        Might Affect Venture and Private Equity”
      Bobby Franklin, National Venture Capital Association
         Mike Sommers, American Investment Council
         Brett Palmer, Small Business Investor Alliance
Sponsored by:



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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2016 IVCA Sponsoring Members

Baker Tilly
Greenberg Traurig, LLP
Kirkland & Ellis LLP
Kutchins, Robbins & Diamond, Ltd.
Neal, Gerber & Eisenberg LLP
Ropes & Gray LLP
Silicon Valley Bank