About Us

HighTech Connect Iowa is an online resource designed to guide high-tech, research-driven innovators and entrepreneurs to resources that can help them take the next step towards commercialization.

Our mission is simple: 

  • Connect high-tech, research-driven Iowa startups with the resources necessary to succeed. 
  • Provide useful guidance to innovators looking to take the next step in their startup journey. 

HighTech Connect Iowa was created jointly between BioConnect Iowa, IASourceLink, Pitchly + VentureNet Iowa and is funded by a $1.29M Build-To-Scale grant from the U.S. Economic Development Administration.