TechPoint fuels growth and diversity through VC Speed Dating

Investment into Indiana’s tech community is continuing to flow during the COVID-19 pandemic, and TechPoint isn’t letting up on its efforts to attract more investors to the state. What is new for the tech community growth accelerator is a focus on building relationships with more Black, Hispanic and women-owned venture capital firms, as well as […]

40 VCs from 16 states discover Hoosier startups and scale-ups

Last week, TechPoint hosted the latest incarnation of this event called VC Social and VC Speed Dating, which drew a total of 40 venture capital firms from 16 different states and 43 Indiana-based startups and scale-up companies seeking potential investment.

Cummins CIO, Ice Miller partner, Angie’s List co-founder and Genesys president all join TechPoint board of directors

TechPoint, the growth accelerator for Indiana’s tech ecosystem, announced new leadership for its board of directors including: Cummins CIO Sherry Aaholm, Genesys President Tom Eggemeier, Ice Miller Partner Eric Goodman, and ANGI Homeservices Chief Customer Officer Angie Hicks. Scott McCorkle, former chief executive officer of Salesforce Marketing Cloud, recently joined TechPoint as board chair replacing […]

Winners’ Circle connects 35 venture capital firms with fundable Indiana tech companies

During what attendees are calling “the best Winners’ Circle yet,” TechPoint connected an unprecedented 35 venture capital and other investment firms with this year’s Mira Award winners and other select startup and scale-up companies, bringing together 75+ entrepreneurs and investors total at this unique event. Fundable, emerging Indiana start-ups and scale-ups, including this year’s award […]

Tech award winners and investors from around the country connect at IMS

During Fast Friday at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway, TechPoint brought together a mix of previous and current Mira Awards winners and select scale-up companies participating in TechPoint’s Tailwind program. Top executives from 28 of Indiana’s most successful and promising companies, met with representatives from 19 venture capital firms, angel investors, and investment banks to seek […]

Can we simplify and personalize healthcare through technology?

Search the Internet for “the Uberization of everything” and you will find dozens of articles discussing startups that follow the Uber model of customized, on-demand service. Uber is the world’s largest taxi company that owns no cars. Airbnb is the largest accommodation provider that owns no real estate. These companies are so successful because they created […]

Indiana technology and healthcare pros are ready to collaborate more

The new home of the Regenstrief Institute on the near-Westside of Indianapolis was host last week to the first of three workshops dedicated to exploring Indiana’s Opportunities to Lead in Digital Health. It was a fitting site for discussing the intersection of technology and healthcare in close proximity to the Roudebush VA Medical Center, Riley […]