SIU Technology and Innovation Expo
October 10, 2019 | Chicago, IL
SIU will return to Chicago October 10, 2019 to host another Technology and Innovation Expo. This year’s theme will center around Health, Wellness, and Innovation. Our keynote speaker will be Sarah Robinson from Google and she will discuss Transforming Healthcare with Machine Learning. Jay Delong of the Innovation Interchange partnership between the University of Missouri-St. Louis (UMSL) and Southern Illinois University School of Medicine (SOM), will also be presenting. Contact us for sponsorship inquiries or register now!
The Southern Illinois University System is comprised of three campuses—SIU Carbondale, SIU Edwardsville, and the Springfield-based School of Medicine—which span the southern half of the state.
SIU embraces a unique tradition of access and opportunity, inclusive excellence, innovation in research and creativity, and outstanding teaching focused on nurturing student success. As a nationally ranked public research university and regional economic catalyst, we create and exchange knowledge to shape future leaders, improve our communities, and transform lives. In 2015, SIU Carbondale was ranked the 27th most entrepreneurial research university in the US by Forbes magazine and was designated an Innovation and Economic Prosperity University by the Association of Public and Land-grant Universities.
SIU School of Medicine
The Southern Illinois University School of Medicine is a publicly-assisted medical school focused on the health care needs of downstate Illinois. Primarily based in Springfield, the School is part of SIU Carbondale. As an academic medical center, SIU School of Medicine trains caring and competent physicians, works closely with SIU Medicine, the school’s clinical practice, and engages in innovative scientific research and community service projects.
SIUE is a nationally recognized university that provides students with a high-quality, affordable education that prepares them for successful careers and lives of purpose. Built on the foundation of a broad-based liberal education and enhanced by hands-on research and real-world experiences, the academic preparation SIUE students receive equips them to thrive in the global marketplace and make our communities better places to live.