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



City Announces Winners of Civic Code Challenge

Bloomington, Ind. – Today the City announced Indiana University students Hayden Mills and Dipt Chaudhary as the winners of its Civic Code Challenge, winning the $500 first prize. The challenge was a part of this year’s Combine technology and entrepreneurship... read more

Bloomington’s Booming Businesses: Hanapin Marketing

Hanapin Marketing, a digital marketing agency that focuses on pay-per-click marketing, recently announced plans to expand its operations in Bloomington. The BEDC interviewed them to tout their success and find out more about their experience in Bloomington.   Tell us... read more


ISE Summer Camps 2017 @ Indiana University School of Informatics
Jun 12 @ 5:39 pm – Jun 28 @ 6:39 pm
The Intelligent Systems Engineering (ISE) Department at the School of Informatics and Computing, Indiana University Bloomington, is proud to offer an exciting series of camps during summer 2017. High school or homeschooled students aged 15-18[...]
Lunch & Learn: SBA Loans 101 @ Ivy Tech, Indiana Center for the Life Sciences
Jun 22 @ 11:30 am – 1:00 pm
In this free workshop presented by Owen County State Bank, our speaker, Noah Smith will speak from experience about SBA Loans. Noah completed his first SBA loan in 1997 and swore he’d never do another[...]
Jun 22 @ 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.
Jun 28 @ 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:


BTP is an initiative of the Bloomington Economic Development Corporation (BEDC). The BEDC is a not-for-profit corporation dedicated to the retention, development, and attraction of quality jobs in Monroe County. The BEDC is funded through memberships and grants from private industry, the City of Bloomington, Monroe County, Indiana University, and Ivy Tech Community College-Bloomington.