InBIA is a global non profit organization that has welcomed and supported entrepreneurial organizations for over 30 years. Serving a diverse group of entrepreneurship centers, program managers, directors and policymakers, we help guide, mentor and develop sustainable entrepreneur support programs in every industry and demographic around the globe. Our goal is to enrich the entire ecosystem by providing industry resources, education, events and global programming to help our members better serve the needs of their unique communities and regions.
We are a global network
Entrepreneurs face many common challenges as they seek to transform their ideas into high-growth companies. The connection to the right mentors, education, partners, influencers, and investors is critical to their success.
An InBIA membership means you’re joining a global community of these mentors, partners, influencers, and investors. You will have direct access to our resources, as well as have the capability to share these resources with your client entrepreneurs. Becoming an InBIA member illustrates your dedication to global prosperity through entrepreneurship.
We provide a wide range of services to assist entrepreneurial organizations in enabling high-impact programs. We offer a global community membership, education and training, industry news and resources, and designations and accreditations.
Global Community Membership
Our global community includes over 2,200 members across 62 nations. Member portfolio companies include business incubators, accelerators, coworking spaces, makerspaces, university commercialization & entrepreneurship centers, small business development centers, and economic development organizations focused on building sustainable entrepreneurial ecosystems in their communities.
Training & Education
InBIA’s Training and Educational Program is truly the only one of its kind. Our comprehensive set of courses provides 360-degree insight into the best practices for building sustainable entrepreneurship programs.
Industry News & Resources
We partner with some of the best in the business. We curate industry news that is created in collaboration with some of our partners, sponsors, members, and global ambassadors. Our team is consistently researching and publishing the most up-to-date information in the industry.
Designations & Accreditations
We currently offer a rigorous Soft Landings designation that recognizes entrepreneurship centers excelling in providing foreign companies with critical knowledge and services to assist them in expanding their businesses into international markets.
Partner with us!
We align ourselves with partners who share in our vision and passion for global prosperity through entrepreneurship. Our partners recognize the value of the entrepreneurial ecosystem and the impact it has on global economic development, innovation, and accelerated change. We welcome partnership opportunities from organizations of all sizes and would love to work with you.
To learn more about our Partnership Program, please contact Heather Deyrieux via email at firstname.lastname@example.org or 407.965.5653 ext. 520.