Tech Collective

Tech Collective

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Tech Collective is Rhode Island’s Bioscience and Information Technology Industry Association. Uniting industry, government and academic stakeholders, our mission is to inspire, engage, educate and employ a high-skill, high-wage Knowledge Economy in Rhode Island. Since its transition from the Rhode Island Technology Council (RITEC) in 2004, Tech Collective has received more than $8M in federal, state and private grant funding to foster industry and workforce awareness, collaboration, and development through forums and initiatives including: Tech10, GRRL Tech, Women in Technology, Bio-Ed, and STEM-based education and training programs for K-16 students as well as incumbent and transitioning workers. Get connected to Tech Collective at, on Facebook (TechCollectiveRI), Twitter (@Tech_Collective), and on Linkedin (Tech Collective).



Products or Services

  • workforce development
  • training
  • visibility and marketing
  • industry advocacy
  • industry development
  • youth and stem
  • forums and best-practice sharing
  • industry networking


Markets Served

  • medical device
  • pharmaceutical
  • bio manufacturing
  • health tech
  • bio textiles
  • medical testing and laboratories
  • r&d
  • transportation and distrobution