National Partners THE IDAHO TECHNOLOGY COUNCIL

  • BIO - Biotechnology Industry Organization
  • TECNA- Technology Councils of North America
  • CompTIA - the Computing Technology Industry Association

The Idaho Technology Council’s affiliation with BIO, TECNA, and CompTIA associates our organization with some of the most prominent and recognized technology organizations in the country. Our affiliation with these organizations helps us stay connected to national technology issues and ensure that Idaho companies can quickly adapt to national industry trends.

ITC is the Idaho Affiliate of BIO. Who is BIO? BIO is the world's largest biotechnology organization, providing advocacy, business development and communications services for more than 1,200 members worldwide. Our mission is to be the champion of biotechnology and the advocate for our member organizations—both large and small.

BIO members are involved in the research and development of innovative healthcare, agricultural, industrial and environmental biotechnology technologies. Corporate members range from entrepreneurial companies developing a first product to Fortune 100 multinationals. We also represent state and regional biotech associations, service providers to the industry and academic centers.

ITC is also a member of TECNA-- Technology Councils of North America. TECNA was created with one mission in mind: to build strong technology associations that help drive the innovation economy. Collectively representing more than 17,500 businesses, TECNA has a strong presence throughout North America and works to raise the visibility and viability of the technology industry. Jay Larsen, the President of the Idaho Technology Council, is a member of TECNA’s Executive Committee.

CompTIA is a non-profit trade association that seeks to advance the global interests of IT professionals and companies. As the voice of the world’s information technology industry, they focus on four main areas: education, certification, advocacy and philanthropy. With more than 2,000 members, CompTIA is a member-driven organization that is led by an elected board of industry professionals.