Bloomington Technology Partnership

Bloomington Technology Partnership

fostering growth in Bloomington’s tech sector


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



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


Tech Lunch @ Varies
Aug 28 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Weekly lunch event for tech community. For more info, email
Makevention @ Bloominglabs
Aug 29 all-day
  Our next Makevention will be August 29th, 2015 Keep an eye on the Makevention website for more information  
Sep 2 @ 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:
Tech Lunch @ Varies
Sep 4 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Weekly lunch event for tech community. For more info, email

learn to code

Bloomington Code School is a program designed to increase computer coding skills of Monroe County residents by providing training and mentorship in an intensive 3-month training program using online learning platforms. These online tools teach web and app development and design, and are supported weekly with group mentoring meetings led by a local tech professional.


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