Bloomington Technology Partnership

Bloomington Technology Partnership

fostering growth in Bloomington’s tech sector

Jobs

Get a job in one of America’s “Top 50 adventure towns”

(National Geographic Adventure Magazine 2007)

Seeking a high-tech job in one of America’s best college cities?

Want to be a part of Bloomington’s nationally known emerging technology sector?

Want to join an innovative partnership to boost your high-tech business?

The Bloomington Technology Partnership makes it happen.
Learn how Bloomington’s thriving culture and the BTP can help you!

Bloomington, IN:

A Vibrant Tech Community

Top 50

“Hottest Small Cities for Entrepreneurs”

-Entrepreneur magazine


bloomington is

%

below the national average for the cost of living

|

#2 in the nation among 124 small metros for high tech GDP concentration

Milken Institute, 2013

tech sector employment has grown by over

%

News

BEDC Announces B-Start Pre-Accelerator Program

Bloomington, IN (June 17, 2015) – The Bloomington Economic Development Corporation (BEDC) has announced B-Start, a pre-accelerator program that will guide early-stage student technology startups through the initial stages of their startup process and prepare them for... read more

Cigital Expanding Bloomington Office

Dulles, VA and Bloomington, IN (April 7, 2015) – Virginia-based software security firm Cigital today announced plans to hire an additional 30 employees in their Bloomington office, citing an increased demand for software security consultants. “Organizations continue... read more

BTP Announces Spring Career Fair April 7th

Bloomington, IN (March 18, 2015) – The Bloomington Technology Partnership (BTP), will host a free career and internship fair with Bloomington and Monroe County employers seeking to hire employees or interns in technology-related areas. The career and internship fair... read more

events

Aug 5 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Bloomington’s own hackerspace is open to the public every Wednesday from 7-9. Visit the space, make something, and bring anyone! More info on the Bloominglabs website: http://bloominglabs.org/index.php/Main_Page
Make it Digital!: Intro to Adobe Illustrator @ Monroe County Public Library
Aug 6 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Intro to Adobe Illustrator A hands-on exploration of what Adobe Illustrator is and what you can create with it. Learn the basic tools used in Illustrator, the difference between raster vs. vector graphics, and how[...]
Tech Lunch @ Varies
Aug 7 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Weekly lunch event for tech community. For more info, email mike@sproutbox.com
Aug 12 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Bloomington’s own hackerspace is open to the public every Wednesday from 7-9. Visit the space, make something, and bring anyone! More info on the Bloominglabs website: http://bloominglabs.org/index.php/Main_Page

learn to code

Bloomington Code School is a new program to increase computer coding skills of Monroe County residents by providing training and mentorship in an intensive 3-month training program using Treehouse. Treehouse, an online interactive code learning platform teaches web and app development and design, provides the curriculum and is supported with evening classes to engage volunteer expert mentors from local tech companies.

Partners

BTP is an initiative of the BEDC in partnership with City of Bloomington and Innovate Indiana.