Catalyze: A Professional Networking Event

Catalyze: A Professional Networking Event 3 Catalyze: A Professional Networking Event

Catalyze will return on Tuesday, Oct. 26, 2021 on the beautiful grounds of EnterpriseWorks. Stay tuned for registration and employer participation.

Do you want to build your professional network and learn more about tech companies in Research Park and  Champaign-Urbana?

Catalyze: A Professional Networking event is an opportunity to enjoy conversation and build connections in an informal but organized environment. Meet companies located in Research Park and the local CU community that range from Fortune 500 companies to startups.

Start building your network with local employers and full-time professionals by joining the Catalyze LinkedIn group here.

Subscribe to receive updates regarding Catalyze and similar events related to full-time professional opportunities in the Research Park and local CU tech community.

Stay tuned for more information about this free virtual event to grow the C-U tech professional community, welcome newcomers, and build relationships.

Presented by: University of Illinois Research Park, Champaign County Economic Development Corporation, and  You’re Welcome CU.

Past Events:


Catalyze Resume  Reviews
Monday, October 19, 4-6PM
Tuesday, October 20, 9-11AM and 2-4PM

Get a quick 15-minute resume or LinkedIn Profile review by professionals from Spherion and the Graduate College Career Development Office.

Click here to make an appointment for a free review.

*Please note, this service is not intended for currently enrolled students. If you are a current student, please make an appointment with your career services office.


If you have questions or need accommodations for this event, contact Carly McCroy at or Jenny Kim at

2019 Catalyze Company Info

Check out 2019’s Company Info Packet below. (Click filename to download)