Introducing a new format to share Indiana digital innovation news

Today we launch a reformatted TechPoint Index website and newsletter to better showcase the exciting developments, launches, fund raises and innovation happening throughout the state in the Indiana tech community.   Longtime readers know that we’ve promoted a few news headlines each week in the TechPoint Index newsletter under our “More Indiana Tech Stories and News” […]

Franklin College teams with Lumavate to bring Black history scavenger hunt to campus

The Center for Diversity and Inclusion at Franklin College got students to lace-up and log on for a campus wide scavenger hunt last week. The digital-meets-real-world event, the first of its kind for the private liberal arts college, focused on bringing Black history to life during Black History Month.  “We wanted to engage our students […]

Inaugural Community of Practice on Workforce Issues Shows Unity in Indiana Tech

More than 100 members of the Indiana tech community gathered recently in a virtual setting as a Community of Practice to discuss how to collectively help achieve Mission41K’s ambitious goal of adding 41,000 people to Indiana’s tech workforce.  Their passion was inspiring and their ideas are already being incorporated by the TechPoint team. You can […]

TechPoint Mira Awards to Cap Notre Dame’s IDEA Week

Since 2018, IDEA Week has offered the South Bend-Elkhart region a week of innovation, opportunity and entertainment that has become a must-see event for anyone involved or interested in the latest innovations coming out of the University of Notre Dame and the surrounding region.   This year, for the first time, the event widens its reach […]
A banner from Purdue University of Astronaut Sirisha Bandla (Purdue '11).

How Purdue is investing in connectivity innovation for the future

More than 63,000 faculty, staff and students rely on Purdue’s wireless network for teaching, learning, research and entertainment annually. On the West Lafayette campus alone, there are approximately 100,000 unique devices connected to the wireless network daily, with 4.6 million logins to the wireless system each day.    Purdue Information Technology (Purdue IT) is continuously innovating to ensure […]