The Indian STEPs and Business Incubators' Association (ISBA) is the apex body for all Science and Technology Entrepreneurs' Parks and Business Incubators in India. ISBA has been in the forefront of creating a climate of innovation and incubation in the country since its formation in 2004. ISBA plays a vital role as a catalyst to string together government agencies, universities, institutions, private players and industry stalwarts at national and international level. With a dynamic approach in taking the movement of incubation forward, the focus is to strive and establish a vibrant and robust environment that nurtures entrepreneurship.
Presently ISBA has over 100 members across India who have nurtured over 1250 hi-tech ventures at any given point of time and created over 32,000 hi-tech jobs. ISBA members possess about 600,000 sq.ft. of incubation space. The incubators work in all possible domains like IT, IOT, electronics and embedded technology, health, energy, biotechnology, nanotechnology, agriculture and social incubation.
ISBA has been playing significant role in making policy impacts in India both at central and state levels. ISBA provides global connectivity to Indian Incubators and Start-Ups through its international network.