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 employment

Milken Institute, 2013

tech sector employment has grown by over

%

News

Indiana and Texas Announce Civic Hack Challenge

Indianapolis/Austin — Today, Indiana and Texas announce the Indiana Texas Challenge, a battle for bragging rights for the best government application to serve citizens. The #hackINvTX Challenge is a contest for the residents of both states to create applications... read more

Envisage Closes on Round of New Funding

BLOOMINGTON, IN, October 2, 2014 —Envisage Technologies, the leading software company for the public safety training and compliance industry, announced that it received a major investment led by Armory Capital, a family investment office. Financial terms were not... read more

Game Developer Gathering Expands to Monthly Schedule

Bloomington, IN: Capitalizing on the local energy sparked by the Sigma Play game conference, the Bloomington Indie Game Night (BIG Night), a gathering of all kinds of game developers and enthusiasts, is switching from a quarterly to a monthly schedule. Every third... read more

events

Feb 2 @ 6:30 pm
  Two days, 4 hours of class time total Mondays: February 2nd and 9th, 6:30pm to 8:30pm The Arduino is a popular, affordable, and accessible platform for microcontroller programming. It can be used to control[...]
Feb 4 @ 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
Feb 11 @ 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
Feb 16 @ 6:30 pm
Motors Workshop   Two days, 4 hours of class time total Mondays: February 16th and 23rd, 6:30pm to 8:30pm This workshop is all about motors. Use an Arduino to control three types of motors –[...]

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.