The Future of
Integrated Health
is Wisconsin

Now is an exciting time to be a part of Wisconsin’s biohealth innovation territory (BIT) – the frontier of life sciences and medical breakthroughs.

BioForward is the collective voice of Wisconsin’s robust and comprehensive biohealth cluster.

Wisconsin is ranked in the top 10 most livable states

total state economic impact contributed by the biohealth industry

in biohealth jobs compared to state averages

supported by biohealth

Wisconsin is home to one of the most robust and comprehensive biohealth clusters in the world. BioForward Wisoconsin supports the industry through initiatives that foster collaboration, lead advocacy, facilitate education, and promote the region’s opportunities and successes.

Our Work

Positioning the Industry for Growth

BioForward has a central role in helping position the State’s biohealth industry for growth. Through facilitating the interrelationships that drive collaboration, advocacy efforts, cooperative buying programs, and investment in unique programs and initiatives, BioForward positions the industry for long-term success.


Networking & Connections







Promoting the Industry/Region

BioForward Wisconsin promotes both the State and the industry to achieve a host of goals. It serves as the collective marketing voice, touting the cluster’s unique and diverse capabilities and earning recognition as a national and international leader. It also helps develop a sense of pride around the region and industry that ripples throughout the State and beyond.


Talent Investment


Thought Leadership



Our Members

Our members represent every step in the biohealth chain

from research through commercialization and include some of the biggest names and most exciting start-ups in the industry.

cellular dynamics international

Featured Member

FUJIFILM Cellular Dynamics, Inc. (FCDI) is a leading developer and manufacturer of human cells used in drug discovery, toxicity testing, stem cell banking, and cell therapy development.

Latest News

Latest Blogs