women in tech

A First in the US: An Entire Week Dedicated to Celebrating Women IN Tech 

About the author: Kara Kavensky, CEO of TheStoryteller.Agency, is a professional storyteller, public relations strategist, author, and podcaster.  Women have been integral to Indiana’s tech landscape for decades, serving in various roles such as Agile experts, software developers, cyber analysts and process leaders. Despite making significant contributions to technology, women in IT roles and tech […]

Unleashing Joy: Celebrating Mira Awards Milestones with ICAN Therapy Dogs 

About the author: Jenny Massey is co-founder of FairWinds Advisors and Director of Sikich Site Selection & Incentives.  Entrepreneurship is hard. And stressful. And lonely. And it doesn’t always work out even with the best of efforts.  But when it does pay off, say, with a TechPoint Mira Award nomination, I believe it’s worth doing […]

Digital Fluency: It’s Not Just About Tech, It’s About the Future

The world is moving faster than ever. It seems like just yesterday I was excited about my first iPhone (it was an iPhone 3, by the way.) Now, we’re casually discussing artificial intelligence (AI) over coffee. But here’s the thing – it’s not about the tech itself, it’s about what you can do with the […]

Unveiling Innovation: The 2024 Mira Awards Red Carpet Interviews with Angie Stocklin

The 25th annual TechPoint Mira Awards gala has come to a close, but there’s more to share from the event’s glitzy Red Carpet where nominees, winners, sponsors and supporters alike posed for the paparazzi. Dozens also talked with Red Carpet Hostess Angie Stocklin, sharing thoughts on “tech’s biggest night,” why they wouldn’t miss it and […]
Brian Belch accepting his Mira award

Brian Belch, a learner-teacher, is the 2024 Nextech K12 Computer Science Teacher of the Year

Ask any successful leader, regardless of sector, to identify the five people who most positively influenced their careers, and chances are good that at least one teacher will be on that list. The award recognizes outstanding and high-achieving licensed computer science teachers who teach Computer Science (CS) at any K-12 school in the state of […]

TechPoint names “Hoosier by Choice” Kate Maxwell as the 2024 Trailblazer of the Year at annual ‘Best of Tech’ Mira Awards

From the earliest days of her career working as a female engineer supporting critical, and often classified, missions, Kate Maxwell was usually the only woman in the room. She was also one of the smartest people in the room if her meteoric career rise is any indication. Rather than focus solely on her own ambition, […]

TechPoint Announces 25th Annual Mira Awards Winners  

Annual gala attracted nearly 2,000 celebrants of the best in Indiana tech and innovation  INDIANAPOLIS (April 26, 2024) — TechPoint, the industry-led growth initiative for Indiana’s digital innovation economy, today announced the winners of its 25th annual Mira Awards program presented by the Indiana Economic Development Corporation, Salesforce and a host of the state’s most […]
The Face of Mira

Indiana’s Biggest Night for Tech and Innovation Is Just 2 Days Away. Are You Ready?

Friday, we’ll celebrate the talented and innovative people of Indiana’s tech & innovation community at the Mira Awards. The Mira Awards gala – 6:30-11:30 p.m. Friday at the Old National Centre — is a great opportunity to see the state’s best examples of digital innovation and to mingle with the people behind all that activity.  You’ll […]