Located in Cambridge, MA, Kendall Square is an internationally recognized innovation district that is propelled by the synergies of imagination and ingenuity. Curiosity, openness, and collaboration are revealed in every lab, office, restaurant, and public space. Kendall Square has the ability to address the most pressing challenges facing the world today through entrepreneurship, invention, and innovation.
The Kendall Square Association is made up of more than 170 member Organizations committed to growing the Kendall economy in a sustainable manner. Our members range from small start ups to multi-national corporations and everything in between.
The Cambridge Redevelopment Authority is working on projects to strengthen connections between the vibrant technology/biotechnology industries in Kendall and the neighborhoods of Cambridge immediately around Kendall Square.
Did you know that more than 50,000 people come to work in Kendall Square every day, or that synthetic penicillin was discovered here in 1928?
In the last three decades, Kendall Square has been transformed from a former industrial district to one of the world’s leading centers for bio-technology and information technology research and innovation, not to mention a thriving restaurant and retail community.