The John W Maitland Jr Award is given annually to elected or appointed government officials who have provided outstanding support to the Illinois biotechnology community.
At this ceremony we will be honoring U.S. Congressman Tim Johnson (R- 15th Congressional District)
Illinois Representative Daniel Biss was honored at a previous ceremony in Chicago.
State Senator Dan Kotowski
Illinois House Majority Leader Barbara Flynn Currie
State Senator Michael Frerichs
Warren Ribley, Director, Illinois Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity
Illinois Representative Toni Berrios
Former Illinois Representative Susana Mendoza
Illinois Speaker of the House Michael Madigan.
To attend the John W. Maitland Award Ceremony, you must be registered for the iBIO Ag-Bio Industrial Summit. .