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



B-Start Kicks Off 2016 Program With Call for Applications

Bloomington, IN (August 24, 2016) – Bloomington’s startup pre-accelerator, B-Start, will open applications on August 29th. The program is open to all Indiana University-Bloomington and Ivy Tech Community College-Bloomington students and includes mentorship,... read more

Tech Company Grows As Talent Pool Tightens

BLOOMINGTON –The chief executive officer of a Bloomington-based company that develops automated training software for the military and first responders believes his industry is nearing a “sea change” of opportunity for potential growth. Ari Vidali,... read more


Hour of Code @ Monroe County Public Library
Dec 7 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Join Bloominglabs at the Hour of Code event! They’ll be programming Arduinos to control NeoPixel lamps, building video games using Scratch and Makey Makey controllers, and playing around with Raspberry Pis and BeagleBones.   This[...]
Dec 7 @ 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:
Dec 8 @ 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm
Weekly lunch event for tech community. No RSVP required! Meetup happens on Thursdays at 12:30, and anyone interested in the Bloomington tech and startup community is welcome to attend.
Startup Mic Nite @ The Bishop
Dec 9 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
A monthly event in Bloomington that brings together startups, developers, advisers, founders, and friends for an evening of pitches and connections. Entrepreneurs, developers, startuppers and investors are invited to attend another Startup Mic Nite! Join[...]


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