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Startup Study Hall with Josh Driver

Topic: Diversity and Inclusion Affect Your Bottom Line Your bottom line is impacted by the health of your corporate culture. Diverse and philanthropic corporate cultures breed innovation and powerful leaders. Learn what a founder needs to do to create a work environment where employees truly get to be themselves every day. Members may attend Startup

Spring Networking Event – Indiana Fever Basketball Game

Please join Women & Hi Tech (W & HT) for an evening of basketball and networking as the Indiana Fever take on the LA Sparks at Bankers Life Fieldhouse! In addition to the game beginning at 7 pm, your ticket grants you access to the W & HT networking event starting at 6 pm in

Sales Assembly Summit 2018

This month, we officially made information public regarding Sales Assembly Summit 2018, which is a full-day event designed specifically for sales/revenue execs from the best growth-stage Tech/SaaS companies around the Midwest. Summit ’18 is being supported by some of the top companies in our industry, we have dozens of big name speakers booked, and we’re

FuturisTECH Benefit

FuturisTECH Benefit empowered by Indy Women in Tech Join us as we launch our inaugural fundraising event. Enjoy dinner, drinks and a fabulous silent/live auction.

Opportunity Indianapolis – May

Opportunity Indianapolis is a two-day crash course in the issues facing the greater Indianapolis community — such as education, the arts, public safety — and the people working on them. Whether you’re new to Indianapolis or you’re just looking for ways to become more involved, this program provides participants with valuable insight and a newfound

Startup Study Hall with Melissa St. John

Topic: How to go from a co-working space to your company’s first office Relocation Strategies help clients large and small navigate their workplace transition. Determining how employees will utilize space in a way that makes them want to come to work requires design expertise. Melissa will help you visualize and plan for what your small

May the 4th Be With You!

NOT SO LONG AGO, IN A GALAXY PRETTY CLOSE TO HOME… TechPoint Foundation for Youth (TPF4Y) decided to bring you a celebration of all things Star Wars: May the 4th Be With You, also widely known as Star Wars Day! We encourage people to dress up in their best Star Wars gear during the day,

Startup Study Hall with Kyle Shipley & Wes Winham

Topic: Hiring a great developer as a non-technical founder Your first developer hire is a critical commitment of cash and time for your startup. Learn how to put your product on the right track with practical tactics for sourcing, selecting, selling, and onboarding developer #1. Members may attend Startup Study Halls at no additional fee.

Pride IN Tech: Spring Mixer

Come out and join us for networking and drinks at our spring mixer! This will be a casual event with the goal of building professional connections and meeting new friends in the Indy tech scene – founders, entrepreneurs, designers, marketers, software engineers, sales, and ops – all are welcome! Pride IN Tech is dedicated to

Startup Study Hall with Kristen Cooper

Topic: How to collect feedback from future customer BEFORE you launch your startup It’s typical – you have a lot of assumptions about your product/service. You need to validate your own assumptions and understand how the market thinks about the problem that you’re solving. If you don’t have the data to support your solution, it’s

Indy Civic Hackathon

The Indy Chamber, Techpoint, Open Indy Brigade, local and state governments and the business community gather each year to host a hackathon that addresses public need and transparency. This year is no different. Coders, developers and designers will address a challenge far too common in the Indianapolis region: food insecurity. This is a 24-hour hackathon

Esports Data Hackathon Powered by Sportsradar ($12,500 Prize Value)

24 Hour Esports Data Challenge: * Data Scientists, Developers, Designers, Creators, Innovators, Business minds, Student. Bring it! *Companies looking for an Esports pivot? Bring it! * Register as a Team (2+ Members) or arrive solo and join the best at the Launch Party. $12,500 Prize Value. Winning Team Secures a sport in Acceleradar. Sportsradar’s virtual

CICS Information Session

Explore Options to Earn Your Master’s Degree The Center for Information and Communication Science invites you to attend an information session on Thursday, April 26th from 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM at the Ball State Center for Academic and Economic Innovation, Fishers, IN. The CICS Masters is an 11-month program that combines business, technology, and

Agileindy 2018 Conference

The Agileindy Conference is Indiana’s largest gathering for the advancement of agile practices for information technology professionals. Agileindy focuses on bringing thought leaders and practitioners from around the country to Indianapolis for an intense learning and networking experience. With 25 sessions ranging from agile basics to leadership and technical practices, this conference offers an extensive

Capstone Student Project Showcase

The IU School of Informatics and Computing at IUPUI invites you to Capstone—our inspirational showcase of graduating students’ work. Experience the culmination of creativity, technology, and knowledge, which began with the formation of one innovative idea. Students will demonstrate groundbreaking projects in their specializations: 3-D modeling Animation Application development Digital storytelling Game design Health information Networking Night

Please join us for snacks, beer and an evening of industry networking! Come learn how is using innovation and technology to disrupt the healthcare status quo worldwide! Whether you are currently looking for a new position or are just intrigued about future opportunities, we invite you to come meet some hc1 team members and

Student Success E-Forum: Virtual Higher Education Conference

While it is important to keep up with the ever-changing world of higher education, it can be costly to attend the various conferences focused on specific student success topics. This unique professional development opportunity is totally free of charge, and because it is a virtual event, there is no traveling involved! You’ll hear from some

The Midwest Women in Tech Conference 2018

LEARN HOW YOU CAN CHANGE THE WORLD: 7 Events. 17 Innovative Leaders. 1 Powerful Day. Learn what it takes to become a Tech Trailblazer from the Midwest’s most powerful and innovative female leaders. Panels to pitches, we’ll share the secrets to drive your success! Enter “Partner20” to receive a discount to attend.

Education-to-Employment Convergence

At the annual forum hosted by Indiana University and Indianapolis Business Journal, representatives from higher education, state government, workforce development, and various industries are invited to learn, network, and share best practices for producing more career-ready talent in Indiana. $40 IBJ subscriber, $50 non-IBJ -subscriber

Emerging Media Design & Development Info Session

If you’re a working professional interested in advancing your digital media and project management skills without disrupting your career, a master’s in Emerging Media Design & Development (EMDD) from Ball State University could be the right degree for you. EMDD faculty will host an information session to talk about how the low-residency track of the

Game of Things: An Interactive Workshop on the Internet of Things

Grab your soldering irons and your thinking caps! The Internet of Things, or IoT, is the network of physical devices, vehicles, home appliances and other items embedded with electronics, software, sensors, actuators, and connectivity which enables these objects to connect and exchange data. Join Centric and Glassboard Product Development for this hands-on workshop at the

The Importance of Employee Experience

You’re invited to our third Ladies in SaaS event of 2018 hosted at Appirio. At this event, you’ll have the opportunity to tour their office, learn more about what Appirio has been up to and to get a first look into open positions on their team. We’ll also be featuring a Fireside Chat with Kim Heger and Elizabeth Friedland and

Startup Study Hall with Melissa St. John

Topic: How to go from a co-working space to your company’s first office Relocation Strategies help clients large and small navigate their workplace transition. Determining how employees will utilize space in a way that makes them want to come to work requires design expertise. Melissa will help you visualize and plan for what your small startup

Startup Study Hall with Jim Carpenter

Topic: How to turn a lifelong passion into a profit-making venture Jim Carpenter will share how he decided on a franchise model, how he grew the company nationally and how to market to current and future bird lovers. Attendees will learn the fundamentals of how franchising works and how some of those elements can be

WordPress Developer Course

In this advanced WordPress Developer course, you’ll learn to create a custom WordPress plugin and how to configure a WooCommerce (e-commerce) plugin on your website. The course is designed for those with experience creating WordPress sites, but want to extend their skills to include creating custom plugins and e-commerce sites. Save $500 with an early-bird

The Combine

Celebrating Entrepreneurship & Innovation The Combine is a place to be inspired by the people, ideas, and environments that drive technology and innovation. You’ve got plenty of choices when it comes to tech conferences, but if your aim is to explore the spark that ignites at the intersection of community, culture, creativity, capital, and code,

Let’s Get Social

What is up Experience Makers! It’s been a loooooong time and I bet you thought we forgot about you. NOPE! We have just been busy planning exciting things for 2018. To kick off the year we wanted to have a casual, social + networking event to help everyone get back in the groove. On top


Dimensions explores the intersection of marketing and technology while providing opportunities to built relationships that strengthen work flow. From keynote and breakout educational opportunities to networking events throughout the program, the two-day event is designed to connect every attendee to their personal “why”, to others, and to the technology that can improve their work.

IndyIoT Roadshow: Hancock County Edition

The award-winning IndyIoT is going on the road, with its first stop in Hancock County. IndyIoT is a symposium-style conference aimed at bringing innovators from Indiana and the Midwest together. Winner of the People’s Choice “Best Tech Event” at the 2017 Mira Awards, IndyIoT hits the roads. The Internet of Things relies on connectivity, uniting

Agbiosciences Start-up Showcase – a FoundryX event presented by AgriNovus Indiana

FoundryX and AgriNovus Indiana are teaming up again for an Agbiosciences Start-up showcase. Hear firsthand from the entrepreneurs behind several innovative agbioscience start-ups about their technology, products, and services. Mayor Scott Fadness of Fishers and Purdue University Chief Entrepreneurial Officer Dan Hasler will share their views on Indiana’s formidable food and ag innovation landscape. If

IoT in Action: From Strategy to Security to Results

Over the next two years, it’s estimated that the number of connected devices will grow exponentially to 50 billion. Bringing together sensors, cloud storage, processing, analytics, machine learning and automation, the meteoric rise of IoT opens completely new dimensions to business strategy, security and the customer experience. But IoT is still in its early days

Being Black in Tech: Racial Diversity in Indy’s Tech Ecosystem

Welcome to #NimbleTalks, a partnership with Be Nimble and Microsoft to network, connect and explore various topics around diversity and inclusion in technology. Are you a person of color in tech and looking to connect with other colleagues? Have questions about Indy’s tech scene and looking for more information? Are you looking to transition to

Certified ScrumMaster® Course

Our Certified ScrumMaster® (CSM) workshop is a dynamic and engaging two-day immersion into Scrum. We will learn Scrum through experiential hands-on exercises, and your trainers will share practical experiences and proven techniques for successfully implementing Scrum in your workplace. You will be fully prepared for the CSM certification test taken on day 2. You will

Yellowship Conference

Behind every great win is an even greater team. Join @Lessonly for their inaugural conference, #Yellowship18 for inspiring speakers and discussions that will propel you to learn—and win—like never before. Save $200 with code TECHPOINT! Improve and grow your team at @Lessonly’s inaugural conference, #Yellowshp18. Save $200 on your registration when you use code TECHPOINT.

Passport to Hi-Tech

Passport to Hi-Tech is the place for children, especially girls, to learn about careers in STEM (science, technology, engineering and math). It’s their ticket for a journey around our increasingly technological world. Children can participate in hands-on experiments and interactive exhibits and discover more about STEM professions and opportunities in Indiana and around the world.

Industry Lecture Series: The Responsive City: A New Way of Operating

Former Indianapolis mayor, Stephen Goldsmith, will speak on city operating systems and the advances that have been made in recent years in technology, social engagement, and big data. Goldsmith is currently the Daniel Paul Professor of the Practice of Government and the director of the Innovations in American Government Program at Harvard’s Kennedy School of

Industry Lecture Series: The Collision of Agriculture, Technology and Sensors

Brad Fruth, information systems manager at Beck’s Hybrids will deliver his presentation on convergence of IT, data, and precision agriculture. He will focus on key initiatives to bridging the gap between technology and agriculture for the American farmer. This event is the second of the spring 2018 Industry Lecture Series: Driving Innovation in IoT Ecosystems

Indy IT Directors Council

The Indy IT Directors Council is a free peer group for Indiana-based staff IT leaders. The group meets bi-monthly to network, connect with mentors, learn leadership skills and hear guest CIO speakers. The goal of the Council is to help the current and next wave of staff IT leadership be better prepared to take their

Inspire to Innovate

Try out a Brain controlled car, drones, nanobots, create art in a virtual reality world, and much more! Come to the ANVIL located at PURDUE UNIVERSITY and get immersed in the spirit of innovation. Every booth will be hands-on and interactive to showcase the makers movement and its impact on our world. Bring your children

IoT Civic Hack

24-hour hackathon to benefit our First Responders! Join developers, builders, entrepreneurs, industry leaders and students for food and prizes at the 3rd annual IoT Civic Hack. See Indiana’s first IoT Lab and public safety equipment and vehicles from across Indiana. Challenge areas will include; Internet of Things, mobile app development and data visualization tools.

Advancing Women and Tech in Indianapolis

Women in tech has become one of the top subjects locally and nationally as tech companies and local communities work to address the persistent gender wage gap and the lack of diversity in leadership. While Indianapolis is the 4th best city for women in tech due to compensation and opportunity, there is still a ways

Sarah Lacy: Fireside Chat and Q&A

Join Launch Fishers and moderator Gerry Hays for a fireside chat and Q&A with Sarah Lacy, founder of Pando and author of A Uterus is a Feature, Not a Bug. Hear Sarah’s history and learn what the tech industry needs to do to make impactful change towards a more diverse workplace. This event is hosted

HackerX Indianapolis

Hiring developers is hard. HackerX is an invite-only recruiting event for developers in 120+ cities globally and has a community of over 100,000+ members. We’ve hand-picked and recruited some of the top developers in your city so you don’t have to. Meet face-to-face with qualified and screened developers and make your next great hire. Our

Data Day 2018

MPH Data Day is an open event for people that want to share ideas and learn how Indiana is leading the nation with data and innovation. Hear from MPH partners that are using Indiana data to positively impact the lives of Hoosiers.

How to Fail First, Fail Hard, and Fail Fast

WGU Sage Talk: Reshma Saujani Reshma is the Founder and CEO of Girls Who Code, a national non-profit organization working to close the gender gap in technology. In 2010, she surged onto the political scene as the first Indian American woman to run for U.S. Congress. During the race she visited local schools and saw the

Power Breakfast Series: Technology

Join the Indianapolis Business Journal in a live discussion with technology leaders from the Indy community at the Power Breakfast Series. Individual seats are $40 for IBJ members and $50 for non-members. Power Breakfast corporate tables of 10 are $950.  

Bosma Enterprises Business Leadership Luncheon

93.1 WIBC (News/Talk) and Bosma Enterprises would like you to join us for the next “Bosma Enterprises Business Leadership Luncheon” at Emmis Communications on Monument Circle on Thursday, February 22nd from 11 am-1 pm. Enjoy a free lunch, enlightened business advice and empowering networking with Indianapolis’ business leaders.

IDEAVIZE Remarkably YOU Speaker Series

IDEAvize, Indy’s Workspace Connector, presents the Remarkably YOU Speaker Series – A One Year Journey of Personal Discovery Do you know what Your Outstanding Uniqueness is, and what makes you Remarkably YOU? In February, we will focus on Connecting + Relationship (just in time for Valentine’s Day!). Join us for this evening of wine +


Indy.Code() is an upcoming three-day software development conference in downtown Indianapolis. With over 100 breakout sessions and hands-on workshops covering all aspects of software development, Indy.Code() is a must attend event for any serious software professional. Registration ranges from $299-500. Early bird pricing is available.

Women Working in Technology Conference 2018

The 10th Annual Women Working in Technology 2018 Conference is March 23, 2018 at the Alumni Center at Ball State University. We are excited to bring you fantastic speakers and sessions including Lunch Keynote Kristen Cooper, Founder and CEO of The Startup Ladies, a plenary session on sponsorships with speakers Latisha Schmitt, IT Inclusion and

Startup Study Hall with Jim Cutillo

Topic: The road to an IPO in Today’s Digital Economy Learn how to create a distinction with investors in today’s Digital Economy – and get your business funded. Members may attend Startup Study Halls at no additional fee. Future members may purchase individual tickets to Startup Study Hall at $25. Diversity is a competitive advantage.

Pragmatic Roadmapping for Agile Projects

It’s easy to think of a roadmap as a fixed and detailed plan virtually etched in stone. They are often artfully crafted and designed… bosses love them and developers hate them. They leave us the job of tediously making updates to match the things we failed to deliver and let us down more often than

Salesforce Training for Sales Reps

If you’re a sales rep, you’ve likely been given Salesforce as the primary tool to do your job. With its breadth of features and functionality, it’s understandably intimidating. But we’ve got you covered! If you’re new to Salesforce Sales Cloud and want to quickly get up to speed, this course is for you. You will

Getting Started With Salesforce

How do you grow your small business with Salesforce? It’s not as difficult as you think! Join us for this hands-on workshop to learn how to automate business processes and accelerate business goals using Salesforce. The cost of this course is $350. Enter TECHPOINT18 to receive a discount.

Build a Successful and Results-Driven Sales Culture Powered By Salesforce

If you’re a sales manager interested in learning how to effectively manage your sales team exclusively through Salesforce, then this course is for you. We’ll help you define metrics to drive success, empower your sales team, and create a culture driven by results and accountability. When your team clearly understands what path they’re on and

Tobias Leadership Center 2018 LEAD Conference

Financier and philanthropist David M. Rubenstein will speak in downtown Indianapolis at the Leadership Engagement and Discovery Conference, hosted Feb. 8-9 by the Randall L. Tobias Center for Leadership Excellence. The 2018 LEAD Conference, titled “Investing to Change the World by 2050,” will help business professionals, researchers and community leaders learn more about the quickly

The Pardi Gras Ball II

After successfully exceeding its $25,000 goal and launching its tech exploratory program </techkings>, the Mardi Gras themed black tie event for Indy’s young, millennial, educated, and socially-responsible community is back for another year! Welcome to Pardi Gras II. Expect more fun, more food and great music and special performances and celebrity guests…all for a good

Startup Study Hall with Haley Altman

Topic: Transitioning from an established career to tech founder to a venture-backed CEO – How do expectations of investors and colleagues change? Haley Altman, Founder & CEO of Doxly, Inc. will discuss how she made the difficult decision to leave a thriving law practice to start her own company. She will provide insight on her

Leverage and Leadership: A Workshop on Organizational Assets and Mission

How can you leverage the unique practices and assets that support your organization’s mission to discover new lines of business? In this hands-on, interactive session, David Armstrong and Beth Perdue Outland will share how the Indianapolis Symphony Orchestra generates engagement beyond the arts sector while exploring universal issues of leadership. Admission price is $25.00. Enter

Certified ScrumMaster® Course

Our Certified ScrumMaster® (CSM) workshop is a dynamic and engaging two-day immersion into Scrum. We will learn Scrum through experiential hands-on exercises, and your trainers will share practical experiences and proven techniques for successfully implementing Scrum that you can use immediately at your workplace. You will be fully prepared for the CSM certification test, which

Industry Lecture Series: Design and the Longevity Economy

Susann Keohane, Global Research Leader for the Aging Initiative at IBM will speak. For the first time in history, people over 65 will outnumber children under five years old. Eldercare, and specifically aging in place, is a trillion-dollar-a-year driver of the global healthcare industry. IBM is leveraging their AI—Watson—and IoT capabilities to develop strategies and

Startup Study Hall with Lesley Weidenbener

Topic: Don’t be afraid of the media! The right kind of media attention can be good for your business and your brand. So what do you do when a reporter calls? What are the rules for dealing with journalists? And how can you be the on the offense instead of the defense when it comes

Indiana VEX Robotics State Championship

TechPoint Foundation For Youth will host the inaugural Indiana VEX Robotics State Championship at Lucas Oil Stadium on March 10, 2018. The competition will be the largest State Championship in the country, gathering 300 teams from elementary, middle and high schools across the state. To make the event a success, we will need more than

Startup Ladies Inaugural Meetup

The Startup Ladies are excited to be expanding to Bloomington in 2018! Please join us for our inaugural Meetup to learn more about our programming for entrepreneurs and investors. And, meet some of our most successful women-founders from Indianapolis. Inaugural Meetup Agenda: 6:00 pm – Guests arrive and enjoy tea and appetizers 6:30 pm –

Inspire Awards

The 9th annual Inspire Awards celebrate the efforts of individuals who have inspired excellence in the workplace or the community through mentoring. Mentors of the Year will be announced at the Inspire Awards luncheon which takes place on Thursday, February 22nd, 2018 at the JW Marriott in Indianapolis. College Mentors for Kids is proud to

Inspiring Your Team With Purpose

Why do you do what you do? According to research from Gallup’s Global Well-Being Index, companies driven by purpose have employees who are three times more likely to stay with the company. Purpose-driven companies also outperform the S&P 500 by ten times. In this session, you will personally be inspired by the journey of executives

Pythology One-Day Conference: Security Best Practices

Speakers include: Kevin Johnson: CEO, Secure Ideas James Alexander: Systems Engineer, Leaf Software Solutions Michael Taylor: Director of Product Architecture, Rook Security Pradeep Gowda: Staff Engineer, Proofpoint Nat Shere: Senior Information Security Consultant, Rook Security Stephan Looney, CEO, BE Software Chris Lee, CTO, BE Software What Could Hurt: How Framework and Library Dependence is Weakening

Ball State Digital Marketing Summit

CADMA – Center for Advancement of Digital Marketing & Analytics is hosting Ball State and Muncie’s first Digital Marketing Summit. The Digital Marketing Summit is an experience like no other. A conversation around Digital Marketing Education with top-ranked professors, industry-leading professionals, and high achieving students. Why a Digital Marketing Summit? Over $103 billion dollars will

“Special Edition” Executive Women’s Forum – A Double Whammy or Triple Threat: The Disparity of Diversity Amongst Women in STEM

While the number and advancement of women in executive leadership is often tracked as a diversity metric for many STEM organizations, even among women, equal access to leadership opportunities is not always available. In some cases, access to societal advantages, such as leadership opportunities in the workplace, may be attributed to “privilege.” This interactive forum

Pivot for Equality: Share Your Story

The Pivot for Equality event series is for men and women looking for opportunities to collaborate and partner together for gender equality. Join us for our an interactive discussion facilitated by Julie Kratz, local leadership and career speaker, coach, and author. Julie will share stories, ideas, and research from her new book, ONE: How Male

My Journey into Tech: A GDI Celebration

Join us in celebrating the amazing Indianapolis-based women in tech community that Girl Develop It has built over the past three years, and hear stories from some special guests on how they journeyed into the tech industry! A person’s career path can take many forms, and there’s no one-size-fits-all when it comes to landing a

Indy IT Directors Council

The Indy IT Directors Council is free peer group for Indiana-based staff IT professionals. The group meets bi-monthly to network, connect with mentors, learn leadership skills and hear guest CIO speakers. The goal of the Council is to help the current and next wave of staff IT leadership be better prepared to take their organizations

Indiana Pacers STEM Fest

The Indiana Pacers have partnered with Conexus Indiana to host the Indiana Pacers STEM Fest 2018 at Bankers Life Fieldhouse on Sunday, February 11th! “Get in the Lane with STEM” will allow students from kindergarten through college to learn about the STEM programs offered at all levels of education and the companies in Indiana that

Tech Warriors: Speak Easy for Veterans

The Speak Easy is proud to announce a new initiative, Tech Warriors. Tech Warriors seeks to connect Veterans with opportunities in local tech companies and educate tech leaders on the advantages of hiring veterans. Veterans provide a unique opportunity to the technology sector because most are already trained in highly technical fields, as well as having

December Indy SaaS Meetup at PERQ

We’re bringing back the small discussion group format. The event will start off with networking and light refreshments and then move into small groups. We will come back together at the end of the event to share what was discussed. Topics: Scaling SaaS Applications – Laura Breedlove, SVP Technology, & Mark Preston, VP Product

BGD Legislative Conference

Be a part of the authoritative policy discussions on issues impacting Indiana life and business. Join us at the 26th Annual BGD Legislative Conference to learn about policies impacting the tech industry, including education and workforce development, economic development, and quality of place issues, including the impact of Sunday alcohol sales. Governor Eric Holcomb will

Launch(ed) Women in Technology

Launch(ed) Women in Technology: Networking + Panel Discussion @ Launch Fishers hosted by IU First Lady Laurie Burns McRobbie, featuring *First Lady of Indiana Janet Holcomb and Fishers First Lady Aunna Fadness. The keynote speaker will be Blair Milo, Secretary of Career Connections and Talent for the State of Indiana. Other notable participants include Ting

IU School of Informatics and Computing at IUPUI –– Capstone Presentations

The IU School of Informatics and Computing at IUPUI is proud to present our Fall 2017 Capstone Presentations. At the end of each semester, graduating undergraduate and graduate students from SOIC display their senior projects, discuss their internships, and present their research findings to the public. Media Arts and Science, Informatics, BioInformatics, Human-Computer Interaction, and

Pivot for Equality: Presenting ONE HEART

The Pivot for Equality event series is for men and women looking for opportunities to collaborate and partner together for gender equality. Join us for our an interactive discussion facilitated by Julie Kratz, local leadership and career speaker, coach, and author. Julie will share stories, ideas, and research from her new book, ONE: How Male

Startup Study Hall with Mike Reynolds

Topic: After the start-up phase, what does scaling-up look like? Mike Reynolds is the Founder and CEO of Innovatemap, a product agency helping companies ideate and design innovative digital solutions. He and his team have helped over 60 Indianapolis companies achieve better product with their product design, product management, and product marketing expertise. With nearly

Indy Hackers Holiday Social

Celebrate the year with your fellow hackers over food and drink! Please join us — a bunch of programmers, nerds, geeks, hackers — to celebrate the year with food, drink, and friends both old and new. December 2nd, 7PM, at Launch Fishers, we will gather for the annual Indy Hackers Holiday Social. We welcome everyone

2017 Angel Investing Conference | Dimension Mill Annual

We are pleased to invite you to the Dimension Mill Annual, the Dimension Mill’s 2017 conference on angel investing. This half-day seminar will deliver timely and practical insights on angel investing from Indiana’s best experts on technology and innovation. Why Attend? Our inaugural conference provides a great opportunity for technology and innovation professionals to share

From Math Class to Manufacturing: How Indiana Wins With Software

As industries boom in the Information Age, there is one secret recipe driving economic success across industry, region, and socioeconomic barriers: software. From iPhone apps and data storage to programs that revolutionize efficiency within business sectors, tech and software developments have created jobs for millions nationwide while contributing an estimated $1.07 trillion of the United

Real Life. Real Choices: A Poverty Simulation

You’ve probably heard that poverty is pervasive in our community. But what does that really mean? And how can we help our neighbors who are struggling to make ends meet? Unless you walk a mile in someone else’s shoes, it’s tough to know. That’s why United Way of Central Indiana is hosting an experiential event

Evolution of Social: Develop A Successful 2018 Content Calandar

Now is the time to start thinking about the type of content that you should be preparing for your 2018 Social Media Content Calandar. Don’t know what that is? Feeling overwhelmed with the amount of original content and curated content that is coming at you?? You’ve never done this before and have questions on what

TIP-TOP Workshops (Featuring EOS)

TIP-TOP, which is an acronym that stands for The Incredibly Powerful Traction Optimization Program … are super fun, highly informative, interactive workshops [faciliated by Scott Abbott] … that help business owners and leadership teams: review and assess the fitness of your company … gain helpful insights, tips and techniques … and at the same time,

Women In Tech: Panel Discussion & Networking Event

Join us as we kick off our Fall Fireside Chat series by profiling some trailblazing women currently in tech, we’ll hear the stories of three highly successful women in different stages within the tech industry. Afterwards, we’ll open up the floor for questions and networking with panelists and attendees. If you have a tech or

2017 Indiana Agbiosciences Innovation Summit

Presented by: Dow AgroSciences and Elanco Animal Health Join us as we bring together industry leaders, entrepreneurs, scientists and investors to discuss the research advancements being made around the world and the courageous leadership that is taking place in Indiana’s agbiosciences industry. Indiana is an undeniable leader in agbiosciences innovation with diverse agricultural production, creative

Industrious Launch Party

Industrious Indianapolis is hosting a launch party on Nov. 16th from 4-7pm at 350 Massachusetts Avenue. A premium co-working space focused on elegant design, community experience, and top notch hospitality; Industrious is a fantastic place for businesses size 1 – 50. The event will include food, drinks, and live entertainment. Tours will also be provided

Center for EMDD Information Session

The Ball State Center for Academic and Economic Innovation at Launch Fishers is the central hub for the low-residency master of arts degree in Emerging Media Design & Development (EMDD). If you’re a working professional interested in advancing your digital media and project management skills without disrupting your career, EMDD could be the right degree

The CEO Network Workshop

Join us for our Workshop at Purdue on Nov 15 from 2 to 5 in the afternoon – Don’t miss this unique opportunity to become personally involved with this great university for mutual benefit! – The objective is to get you connected with Purdue and show you how to use the many resources available at

Amazon’s Innovative Warehouse Operations and Systems Design

Will Seidelman Research Division Industry Lecture Series Driving Innovation in IoT Ecosystems through Human-Centered Design Thursday, November 16, 2017 5–6 p.m. ICTC Bldg., Room 252 About Will Seidelman and Amazon’s HCD Organization Will Seidelman is a Senior Lead UX Researcher within Amazon Operation’s Human Centered Design (HCD) Organization, focusing on Amazon Fulfillment Technology (AFT).

Ladies in SaaS: Changing The Narrative of Money and Titles

In April 2017, the Fortune 1000 reported that only 54 female CEOs were represented on its ranking of the top companies in the United States. In addition, Forbes states that men are more likely than women to actively negotiate for a higher salary and promotions. We may not all strive to be a CEO, but

Employ Up Career Expo

FREE community event to experience a unique Career Expo to meet our employer and training partners. Talented candidates from the Employ Up Career Prep program as well as the general public job seekers will explore in demand opportunities in technology and healthcare and engage with great community organizations. Apply for the NO COST CAREER PREP Internship Info Session

Check out our new office space, have some food and learn about 2018 Internship Opportunities! JOINING THE hc1 TEAM means being part of an innovative, active community of professionals who are on a mission to disrupt the healthcare status quo. Some of the sharpest minds in technology, sales, marketing, and customer service are laser-focused on

Leadership Essentials: Building Trust, Inspiring Results

Building trust is the most essential ingredient to delivering extraordinary results and high-performance teams. This is why establishing and maintaining trust is the number one job of a leader. In this session, you will learn from industry experts who have proven strategies to establish high levels of trust and results within diverse organizations. Attendees will

Grow with Google Indianapolis

Google to Kick Off its Grow with Google Tour in Indianapolis Attendees at the Indianapolis event to receive valuable job training and tech industry insights Google has announced its Grow with Google Tour, an initiative to advance economic opportunity with skills training to towns and cities across America. Google will launch the tour in Indianapolis

World Usability Day

Sponsored by the UXPA (User Experience Professional Association) of Indiana, IUPUI and Ball State, this event brings together professionals and students to learn more about accessibility considerations for product design and technology solutions. The event will have several speakers, including IKEA, a student poster session, a hands-on activity, and sessions for resume and interviewing feedback

Ladies in SaaS: kOMpose Yoga + Wine!

TWO DIFFERENT NIGHTS! This month’s Ladies in SaaS will be hosted at kOMpose Yoga Studio located in Broad Ripple. We haven’t had an “off” month event for a couple months, so we thought it would be fun to incorporate a calming 30-minute yoga class followed by networking and wine! Limited space is available which is

Hoosier Women in STEM Wikipedia Edit-a-Thon

REGISTER BY OCTOBER 17! Hoosiers are inventors, creators and innovators—we question, we tinker, we imagine. From the development of TV to the first man on the moon to the first video game console, Hoosier scientists, engineers, doctors and entrepreneurs have led the way. Yet most of the stories we tell are stories about men. In

Indy Sales Pros: Think Dopamine, Sell More & Get Better Results

Looking forward to our Q4 event at Union 525! Join us for an evening of networking with other sales professionals and hear Daniel Herndon, of MilesHerndon, share insights on how to get better selling results: Marketers and Sales professionals often spend too much time focusing on features and benefits, when what drives decision making is

Higher Perspectives – Lessons from Local Leaders

Young Professionals of Central Indiana (YPCI) is proud to present the fourth installment of our annual series Higher Perspectives: Lessons from Local Leaders. We’ve assembled a great Leader panel this year with diverse backgrounds and experiences! The evening will kick-off with open networking time with our guests (with beer, wine, and hors d’oeuvres included!). The discussion

Indy’s Best & Brightest Awards

Junior Achievement of Central Indiana presents their 14th annual Indy’s Best and Brightest event, presented by KPMG LLP. The event will honor 100 of central Indiana’s most outstanding young professionals, age 40 and under, in 10 different industry categories. The categories honored include the following: Accounting; Banking & Financial Services; Education & Nonprofit; Government; Health &

Cybersecurity in the Workplace is Everyone’s Business!

FREE to the Public! LOCATION: Indiana Government Center South Conference Room 22 302 West Washington Street Indianapolis, IN 46204 DATE & TIME: October 12, 2017 10:30AM – 12:00PM WHY YOU SHOULD ATTEND Come learn from a panel of experts about today’s top cybersecurity concerns and how you can protect your organization from the most common

Protect Your Children Online – Lunch and Learn

Protect Your Children Online – Lunch and Learn FREE to the Public! LOCATION: Indiana Government Center South Conference Room B 302 West Washington Street Indianapolis, IN 46204 DATE & TIME: October 5, 2017 10:30AM – 12:00PM WHY YOU SHOULD ATTEND Just as parents teach their children to look both ways before crossing the street or

Pivot for Equality: Presenting ONE

The Pivot for Equality event series is for men and women looking for opportunities to collaborate and partner together for gender equality. The series kicks off Thursday, October 5th from 6-8pm at the Broad Ripple Speak Easy with additional collaborations in December, February, April, and June 2018. Join us for our kickoff event featuring an

Startup Study Hall with John Hanak

Topic: Pitch Practice #3 for The Indiana Conference for Women — Preparing Your Capital Funding Plan. John Hanak is the Managing Director of Purdue Ventures — the seed capital entity within Purdue University’s Foundry — a pre-incubation accelerator focused on commercializing university-developed technologies through startup companies. Formerly, he served as the Statewide Director of the

Cybersecuity Career Fair

  WHY YOU SHOULD ATTEND OUR CYBERSECURITY CAREER FAIR Tired of sending your resume over the web to get no responses back? This career fair will allow you to learn about the businesses that are hiring and what their hiring needs are. Also, start making connections and meet face-to-face with companies that are hiring diverse

2017 Indiana Medicaid Data Challenge

The Indiana Chapter of HIMSS is pleased to present the 2017 Indiana Medicaid Data Challenge, to spark the interest and ecosystem to leverage an unprecedented level and quality of de-identified healthcare information. At this event, hosted by Regenstrief Institute, teams will compete to develop and to demonstrate the most innovative and impactful utilization of this

Are You Ready for the C-Suite? With Special Guest Russ Klein, CEO of AMA

The role of marketing in the C-Suite calls for mastery of leadership skills, inter-disciplinary collaboration, results-orientation, command of technology and a contagious customer centricity. So, how do today’s marketers stay ahead of the curve to build and leverage their talents for executive leadership? Join AMA Indy as we welcome keynote speaker, Russ Klein, CEO of

Effective Networking with the Millennials

Join us for our annual fall networking event. This year, we highlight MILLENNIALS and the local TECH scene to see how minorities can benefit from the new initiatives and expansions by INDY tech companies. We want to know who and where millennials are in Indy. What are they doing? Are they connected or connecting? You


The Internet of Things (IoT) allows for a new level of connection between the industry, the product and the consumer. Indiana has long been known for its industrial accomplishments and is home to some of the best companies in the IoT field. IndyIoT will showcase the amazing work these companies are doing and will teach

Day of Innovation Conference

Day of Innovation is Indiana’s only full day innovation event that brings together leaders and practitioners from all sectors and backgrounds. Connect with like-minded innovators for inspiring keynotes, hands-on Learning Labs, presentations and networking. If you are interested in how to help yourself, your organization, and your state prosper, this is the event for you.

Indy Do Day

Indy DO Day consists of several days when the people of Indianapolis get to know their neighbors, take ownership of their neighborhoods and take care of one another. It’s decentralized, ground-up, people-powered community improvement. It’s about pride, shared ownership, and stronger relationships. It’s about building the most civically-engaged community in the nation where everyday is

Have You Given User Onboarding Enough Attention?

All products have at least one thing in common, each must support the first time user. We call this onboarding. Onboarding can be defined as the experience a customer has when becoming oriented to a product or service. Onboarding is the most important part of the user journey. We know it’s important but rarely give

Startup Study Hall with Barb Cutillo

Prior to forming Next Level IQ, LLC, Barb Cutillo co-founded Stonegate Mortgage Corporation in Indianapolis, Indiana in 2005, where she served as Chief Financial Officer until April 2013 and Chief Administrative Officer until October 2015. Stonegate Mortgage was named to INC Magazine’s Fastest 500 list and the Indianapolis Business Journal’s fastest growing company lists for

Indy SaaS Meetup

Join us for the Indy SaaS kickoff event! We want to hear your ideas on what you hope to learn from the group, what content and speakers you would like to be featured and any ideas you have for the group. This will be a casual event with a short introduction from some of the

Ladies in SaaS: Allowing Your Passions to Drive your Career

This month’s Ladies in SaaS will be hosted at Studio Science’s office located in downtown Indianapolis. You’ll hear from Kolby McElvain, Senior Designer at Studio Science & High Alpha. Kolby will discuss how to gain leadership experience through your passions to accelerate your career and how she has achieved this through her passion with design.

Fail Fest 2017

Fail Fest is a day-long celebration of failures. Fail Fest was founded based on the idea that innovation and success are possible because of our failures. When we fail, if we have the courage and strength to dust ourselves off and give it another go, we open the door to possibilities. Fail Fest is a

Indy IT Directors Council

Don’t miss Judd Williams of NCAA and Bill Maurer of Gartner on September 19! Please join us for the next Indy IT Directors Council meeting on September 19 at 8:30 a.m. for two incredible speakers: Judd Williams, CIO of the NCAA, and the 2015 IBJ CTO of the Year Bill Maurer, Research Vice President, Midsize

Salesforce Casino Night

Join Salesforce and the Indy Tech Community for an evening of fun, food and high stakes gaming to benefit the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society, and its signature fundraising event, Light the Night. A ticket to the event includes: Casino chips for Black Jack, Craps and Poker Heavy appetizers Open bar Music and entertainment Awesome prizes

Webinar: What You Need to Know About the Future of Healthcare Technology

In today’s digital world, the need to successfully integrate technology solutions into your healthcare organization’s daily operations has become paramount. But going digital means you have to pay extra attention to security and understand key healthcare drivers. HIPAA compliance has become a critical concern, and it’s not hard to see why. Just this year, Anthem

TriNet Tech Mixer & Happy Hour

Erika Maita and Rashad Lightsey invite you to join us at our Tech Social Happy Hour on September 6, 2017. TriNet continually supports the Indianapolis market by enabling entrepreneurs to build a cohesive and powerful technology hub in Indiana. We do so by offering a mobile platform to manage and monitor employee engagement, talent acquisition,

September Agile Games- Affinity Diagramming

Ever feel like brainstorming is a constant stream of disorganized chaos? Working with clients and trying to get to the bottom of their top priorities while simultaneously making the most cost efficient decisions can be tricky. Affinity Diagramming is a social and interactive experience that can help you organize ideas and priorities in a way

Startup Ladies 3rd Anniversary Luncheon

Can you believe that over the last 3 years, The Startup Ladies have hosted: 28 Meetups, 55 Startup Study Halls, and filled over 1,500 seats with budding entrepreneurs? We are currently supporting more than 50 women-owned startups including product, service and tech companies. At this luncheon, we will publicly launch our brand new membership program.

Executive Women’s Forum – Trends and Transitions

How companies and individuals are evolving with the rise of the information age. Globalization and innovation are unleashing a wave of technological, economic and social changes creating new forces shaping the world.  This next wave is disrupting the status quo, bringing about the need for companies and individuals to re-think the way society operates. Emerging

Driving Innovation in IoT through Human-Centered Design

The School of Informatics and Computing, IUPUI, invites the tech community to a free lecture series about the role of human-centered design in the Internet of Things. Just as human-centered design and design thinking methodologies are transforming traditional businesses and business models, these same processes are accelerating the deployment of innovative new IoT ecosystems across

Pythology Lecture Series: Machine Learning, AI, and Genetic Programming

The next Pythology event is coming on Friday, September 22nd! Come learn about Machine Learning, AI, and Genetic Programming. Space is limited, so don’t miss out on this awesome event! The event will include talks from several pythonistas in the Indianapolis area: Check Out The Hay Before Diving After The Needle: Intro to Pattern Discovery By: Trey

Championing Innovation Success

How can organizations, large or small, develop and empower innovation champions? What can you do to survive long-term implementations of new innovative solutions? Use promo code TECHPOINT to save 20%! At Centric’s August Innovation Workshop, SDG International’s Dr. Thomas Foust will sit down with Rick Roetken to answer these questions and more. Roetken will share

Ladies in SaaS: Get Involved with Local Tech featuring IWiT & Speak Easy

This month’s Ladies in SaaS will be hosted at the Speak Easy located downtown where you’ll have the opportunity network with other Ladies in SaaS members over drinks while touring the downtown’s hottest co-working space. You’ll also have the opportunity learn more about how to get plugged into the local tech scene with Indy Women

Connect University Featuring Mark Montini

With the emergence of the on-demand customer, millennials in the workforce and an immeasurable number of technology offerings – vision is your biggest differentiator. So how are marketers, multi-location & franchise organizations creating demand in this New Age of the Customer? Hear from results-driven startup leader, and marketing guru, Mark Montini whose work has been

ConnectTech Roadshow at Emplify

Rainmakers ConnectTech is a unique tech-focused networking event created for business development professionals who work in technology and want to build strategic relationships. TOPIC – Made to Measure: How Understanding your People Leads to Great Culture presented by Adam Weber, Co-Founder and VP of Sales at Emplify.

Indy VMUG Professional Development Day

The Indy VMUG leadership team is excited to give back to our community members with a Professional Development Day on August 10th, hosted by the Butler University Information of Technology and sponsored by Data Strategy and New Horizon Computer Learning Centers. Our All Star line up will include Jake Robinson, Bryon Schaller, Keith Townsend, and

Purdue’s Dawn or Doom ’17

Now in its fourth year, Dawn or Doom enables open-minded and thoughtful consideration of the potential risks and rewards posed by rapid, disruptive and seemingly continuous technological change that may be moving faster than our ability to understand it. The conference on Purdue’s West Lafayette, Ind., campus Sept. 26 and 27, 2017, is free and

Indy Women in Tech Championship presented by Guggenheim

The world’s best female golfers are coming to Indy this September 4-9 to the Brickyard Crossing Golf Course at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway for the inaugural Indy Women in Tech Championship. The event will provide awareness and funding for specific women and tech initiates, particularly those focused on robotics, STEM days and career transitioning for

Indy Hackers Summer Slam

Come join us on Sunday, August 6, from 2pm to 7pm, at Bent Rail Brewery in Broad Ripple for the first ever Indy Hackers Summer Slam! This family-friendly event is something new we’re trying this year – a summer event to complement our traditional Holiday Social, and we’d like you to be there.

Volunteers Needed for Ignite Your Superpower – Be a Superhero!

We are excited to announce that Pippa Mann will be the keynote speaker at Ignite Your Superpower (IYS) on August 17, 2017. Pippa is a powerful advocate for girls pursuing interests in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM). We hope you’ll register to be a Superhero at this amazing event. As a Superhero, you’ll guide a group of

Decoding the Internet of Things (IoT)

The Internet of Things (Iot) is the inter-networking of physical devices, vehicles, buildings, and other items embedded with electronics, software, sensors, actuators, and network connectivity, which enable these objects to collect and exchange data. IoT is set to transform the digital marketplace and dominate the way we live and work. The IMA has partnered with DATTUS

CoderDojo Indiana Hackathon

ARE YOU READY TO HACK? Ninjas from 7-17 are invited to come and show off their skills at the first annual CoderDojo Hackathon. Ninjas (and other kids too!) will have a chance to complete challenges in Scratch or Python. Outside the code, we’ll have snacks, speakers, cool prizes, and some amazing local exhibitors. TENTATIVE EVENT

Untethered Summit

Mobility has the potential to radically reshape the way work is done in every industry and organization. Organizations that harness the power of mobility unlock greater nimbleness, profitability, and an edge over their industry peers. Hosted by MOBI, the Untethered Summit connects mobile thought leaders to discuss the role of mobility in the enterprise today

Indy Big Data – A Technology Conference

It’s hard to believe 2017 marks the fourth annual Indy Big Data Conference. Over the past three years as the market for Big Data has grown, so has the audience for this important conference. In 2016 we had more than 1,000 in attendance, with an audience made up of Big Data experts, analysts, company leaders,

Recruit. Retain. Promote. A Discussion on Empowering Women in Tech

Join Girl Develop It for an exciting and timely conversation with local tech leaders about recruiting, retaining, and promoting more women in tech. It’s a popular topic these days – how do we recruit more women into the tech space? How do we effectively retain, encourage, and promote the ones who are already here? How

Rook Security: Lunch & Learn

Small and mid-sized businesses are hit by 62% of all cyberattacks, about 4,000 per day. Cybercriminals target SMBs because they are often an easy, soft target to: steal information to rob bank accounts via wire transfers steal customers’ personally identifiable information file for fraudulent tax refunds commit health insurance or Medicare fraud The fallout? 60%

Modernize Your Development Pipeline-Automation

Tools and Methods to Get More Out of Your Process Automation, social networks and containers are not just buzzwords in your news feed, they are also changing the way that software is developed, evaluated, and deployed. As software applications get more complex, so do the development pipelines. When you add in organizational constraints, regulatory concerns,

Web Development Career Path: Admissions Day

Life’s too short for the wrong career. It’s also too short for a formal admissions process. If you’ve been considering whether The Iron Yard might be a fit for you, or you’ve been wanting to get started but just haven’t had the time, please join us on Saturday, April 22 from 11am-2pm for our Admissions

Free Coding Class

Grab your laptop and a friend to learn the basic concepts of web development! Our instructors are teaming up to present a free intro coding course! Absolutely no programming experience is necessary — this is designed to help those interested in programming get a feel for our instructors’ teaching style and a short coding lesson.

Generation Moonshot & Go Partners Grand Opening

They say that good things come in threes and we couldn’t agree more. We’re excited to introduce you to Generation Moonshot, Moonshot Gallery, and Go Partners on Thursday, June 29 from 5:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. at 50 N. 9th Street, Noblesville. Generation Moonshot // Anyone can achieve a 10 percent improvement, but 10 percent

IBJ`s CTO of the Year Recognition Breakfast

The CTO of the Year Awards will honor Chief Technology Officers or more broadly, those in the top information technology positions within their organizations (CIO, VP, Director, etc.). These valued individuals play vital roles in making Indiana businesses, institutions and nonprofit groups successful. Together with their CEOs, their decisions impact all aspects of the business

Movie Screening of CODE: Debugging the Gender Gap

Join indy.js and Girl Develop It for a special screening of the documentary, CODE: Debugging the Gender Gap. Did you know, tech jobs are growing three times faster than our colleges are producing computer science graduates? By 2020, there will be one million unfilled software engineering jobs in the USA. Despite this overwhelming need, few

Disrupt Indy: Midwest Tech Diversity Summit

Midwest Tech Diversity Summit: Redefining the Path to Inclusion in Technology is a conference for thought leaders, innovators, educators, entrepreneurs, venture capitalists and techies from start-up to large tech companies to explore the tech diversity pipeline in the Midwest.  “Techpoint” special discount of $50 of any ticket. Code is: techpoint During the 2-day conference we

Ladies in SaaS: Managing Work/Life Balance @ PERQ

This month’s Ladies in SaaS meetup will be hosted by PERQ where you’ll hear from Stephanie Ragozzino, EVP of Product at PERQ, around how to manage a work / life balance. The discussion will be followed by a Q&A and networking over drinks and apps. Looking forward to seeing you there! We are going to

Scale Computing Open House

You’re invited to the new home of Scale Computing for an open house in conjunction with the largest regional gathering of entrepreneurial companies, INX3! We’re welcoming investors, press, customers, partners, and the founders of Scale Computing for an evening of networking at the newly renovated Union 525! Hors d’oeuvres will be served and Beer will


Staying up to date with the technology that runs your organization and ensures a secure environment for your data and infrastructure are critical to your business. INTERFACE helps you meet these needs by providing quality, vendor-neutral educational seminars, drawn from case studies and best practice examples from leaders in the field. At INTERFACE we know

Innovations in Healthcare Technologies Leadership Panel

Are you passionate about innovations in technology for Healthcare? Join local tech leaders from Formstack, Healthx and Springbuck for a panel and networking event discussing the future of Healthcare and Tech in Indianapolis. Panelists will discuss: Best practices for scaling your health tech company Top innovations and trends in healthcare technology New ways to deliver

Indy IT Directors Council

The Indy IT Directors Council is a peer group for staff IT leadership and career-minded IT professionals. The meeting features breakfast, networking, and a CIO guest speaker. This month’s speaker is John Frank, Chief Administrative Officer of UnitedHealthOne and former CIO of Brightpoint and UnitedHealthOne. Don’t miss the chance to hear John speak!

Pythology Quarterly Day Conference

Pythology is a quarterly, one-day conference put on by Indianapolis’ python user group, IndyPy. This month, We tasked 5 local Python experts with creating a voting app, each using a different Python framework to see how they measure up. Come hear the results of their month-long experiment as each presenter talks about what worked well

eX Indy

We’re back with a new concept this year! Two keynotes speakers, two waves of break out sessions. You choose the path you want. Use promo code “TECHPOINT” to save an additional $5! eX Summit brings a different lens to the employee experience: a brand and customer experience angle, rather than a traditional HR angle. Our

Free Coding Class: Intro to Full-Stack Programming

Introduction to Full-Stack Programming Grab your laptop and a friend to learn the basic concepts of web development! Our front-end and back-end instructors are teaming up to give you an opportunity to learn the basics about full-stack developing! We’ll start with the very basics and cover concepts from both the front & back end. Absolutely

Startup Study Hall: Kay Whitaker

Topic: Fundraising Angels and Demons Kay Whitaker will discuss how to best position yourself in fundraising: what level to raise, from whom, and over what time frame so that you keep control. Agenda: 6:00 pm – Eat, chat and find your seat 6:10 pm​ – Welcome 6:15 pm – Executive Mentor leads discussion 7:20 pm

CircleCityCon Security Conference

CircleCityCon is a security conference held in downtown Indianapolis. CircleCityCon is about the community. Our signature offering is the community led training classes offered free to all participants. Events and contests are organized by members of the security community, including both CircleCityCon staffers and community partners. Three tracks, great entertainment, and technical villages help round

June Kinney Group CONNECT

This is a special invite to join us for a Thirsty Thursday Happy Hour! Free drinks. Free apps. On us. No joke. Kinney Group ( is picking up the tab so you can have some fun and meet some folks. The purpose: network with other local professionals and enjoy a few drinks. Indianapolis is a

Indianapolis Women in Digital

Join the most powerful Women in Digital for our first ever Indianapolis happy hour and mixer. Refresh yourself with a break from the madness at work and meet your amazing sisters in arms of Women in Indianapolis. Just bring your lovely selves and your brilliant digital minds. Meet the women within digital media and marketing

Operational Intelligence, Manufacturing, IoT and Advanced Analytics, Oh My!

Industrial operational intelligence requires sophisticated processes, technology and rich data to deliver useful insights for driving business improvements. What are the best practices and technology trends for gaining operational insight and applying improvements? How does IoT, real-time data, big data, machine learning and advanced analytics help drive change? Come hear the latest from expert practitioners

Moving up the Ladder is Not Always the Aim to Success

This month’s Ladies in SaaS meetup will be hosted by Emarsys for a panel discussion around how moving up the ladder is not always the aim to success. The panel discussion will be followed by a Q&A and networking over drinks and apps. This will be on the 2nd floor social space and Emarsys will

INX3 Midwest Regional Venture Conference

inspire. innovate. invest. INX3, a celebration of Indiana innovation, will be held June 13-16, 2017. Be in good company: inX3 is the largest regional gathering of entrepreneurial companies. It brings together multiple venture-focused events in one week (June 13-16) to help venture capital and investors connect with scale-up and investment-ready companies. It combines the Venture Club

Genesys® CX17 Signature Customer Experience Conference

Genesys® (, the global leader in omnichannel customer experience (CX) and contact center solutions, will hold signature customer experience events in the U.S. and Europe on May 22-25 in Indianapolis and June 7-9 in Brussels. CX17 is the annual Genesys conference that gathers together the strongest ecosystem of solutions, customers, partners and technology pushing the

SEPTalks Event: Designing Cloud Architecture for a Regulated Market

SEPTalks Event The cloud’s flexible computation and data power is enabling the creation of new products and user experiences. Yet the cloud also creates new questions and challenges for regulated industries and validated environments. How do we map the needs and goals of these critical industries into this new world of web applications, centralized data

iDEW Semester-End Celebration

Semester-End Celebration The Indiana University School of Informatics and Computing at IUPUI invites you to meet students in the Informatics Diversity-Enhanced Workforce (iDEW) program as they present their final projects. Speak with the students at Arsenal Technical, Pike, and Providence Cristo Rey high schools about projects relating to their study of the Internet of Things

Venture Club of Indiana May Lunch Event

Wisdom from the Winners Have you ever wondered what it takes to build an award-winning product? Have you wanted to get insight from a successful entrepreneur on how they built a recognized company? Do you know what benefits you can receive in growing your business from earning recognition from your local tech community? If so,

Technology Showcase & Roadshow

We realize that you need your technology solutions to accelerate your business objectives. Join us and experience how virtual and augmented reality can immerse your customers, transform your training programs and expand your sales potential. Learn how digital signage can empower your internal communication and drive employee engagement. You will also be able to put

IndyPy May Meetup

This month, we will be teaming up with the indy.rb meetup! Ed Finkler of will speak. Stronger Than Fear: Mental Health in the Developer Community There is a crisis in the tech industry. At least 20% of our colleagues, friends, and teammates suffer silently with mental illness, but our work culture does little to

Lemonpalooza presented by Verge

Will you be downtown on the Circle, Friday, April 28th around 11:00am? Stop by the south side of the monument and purchase a ticket to receive a cup of lemonade, during the “Lemonpalooza Presented by Verge” event. Lemonpalooza is a fun competitive fundraiser that will take place during the HandleBar HotLap, an event being coordinated

Celebrate a SharePoint Cinco de Mayo

Please join enVista as we host a fiesta-themed presentation highlighting the Top Features of SharePoint, presented by Nathan Bensch – enVista Director of Digital Development. Nathan will discuss SharePoint and O365, highlighting new features including social and collaboration features, search functionality, enhancements to increase reports and dashboards, SharePoint online vs. on-prem differences and more! Celebrate

Startup Study Hall: Joanna Milliken

Topic: Building Tech Products and Investing in Startups Joanna was the first employee at Exact Target, left to become an investor and has returned to what is now Salesforce to lead product development. You will learn processes Joanna’s teams have used to build tech products. She will also share what she requires when deciding on

Ladies in SaaS: Meetup @ Platform 24, Carmel’s New Co-Working Space

This month’s Ladies in SaaS meetup will be hosted at Platform 24! The Speak Easy, a nonprofit that offers shared working spaces, has opened a location in Carmel called Platform 24. This location boasts 10,000 square feet and includes 70-inch mounted televisions, conference rooms, a commercial printer and a kitchen. The Speak Easy and Platform

AgileIndy 2017 Conference

Join us on Friday, May 12, 2017 for our fifth annual AgileIndy Conference! At AgileIndy, we focus on bringing thought leaders and practitioners from around the country to Indianapolis for an intense learning and networking experience. There are a variety of sessions planned, with topics that range from Agile basics to leadership and technical practices.

Employ Up Career Prep Info Session

Employ Up is a NO COST comprehensive job readiness and support program supporting the long term un/underemployed and industry career changers. Open invite to the general public – anyone 18 and over is encouraged to attend. No reservations needed to learn about the career prep program. Be empowered and find your opportunity to an in

IndyPy 10 year Anniversary Meetup

Get out your party hats, and get ready for some CAKE!!! IndyPy is celebrating 10 great years together and we’re throwing a birthday party. Come share your best IndyPy memories with a night of food, beer, music, and fun. We will even enjoy a special (adult-only) Silly Safari performance with a real life python!! Hope

Thunderball Application Framework

Dan Rigsby presents Thunderball. Come join us for food and drink to learn about the most exciting framework developed in Indianapolis. What is Thunderball? Thunderball is a slightly opinionated server and client library for building rich applications in NodeJs, ReactJs, and Redux. Thunderball attempts to use industry standard libraries instead of reinventing things. However, stitching

Startup Study Hall: Yaw Aning

Topic: How to Rapidly Prototype Your Product Using methodologies created by Google Ventures and IDEO, you will learn how design a prototype so you can test your idea quickly with customers without significant investment. Agenda: 6:00 pm – Eat, chat and find your seat 6:10 pm​ – Welcome 6:15 pm – Executive Mentor leads discussion

The Combine Conference

The Combine is a display of talent, innovation and the entrepreneurial spirit in Bloomington, IN. The Combine is a conference exploring the entrepreneurial spark at the intersection of community, culture, creativity, capital, and code. Save 25% off tickets using promo code: “STARTUPIN2017”

May the 4th Be With You

Not so long ago, in a galaxy pretty close to home … TechPoint Foundation for Youth (TPF4Y) decided to bring you a celebration of all things Star Wars: May the 4th Be With You! presented by 3M and NextGear Capital This family-friendly event combines food and fun, all while allowing you to channel your inner

#IndyCivicHack – The Greater Good

Join the Indy Chamber and TechPoint as we join forces for the 2017 #indycivichack. We’re wrapping up the INX3 festivities by gathering our region’s best and brightest and putting them in the driver’s seat of tech innovation for the greater good. This year’s hackathon challenges are all about donation, engagement, and education. The City of

Purdue Innovation Summit

April 11-12, 2017 Purdue University Buchanan Club at Ross-Ade Stadium West Lafayette, Indiana Leaders from industry and education will be at Purdue for the Purdue Polytechnic Innovation Summit, a free two-day workshop focused on the next wave of innovation and entrepreneurship. As an attendee, your input will help fuel the success of students, companies, the

1 Million Cups Launch Event

“What can we, as a community, do to help you?” Join us at the Speak Easy in Broad Ripple on Wednesday, 4/12 for the launch event of 1 Million Cups and the Indy Chamber’s announcement of the Indy Resource Navigator, an online tool for entrepreneurs. What is 1 Million Cups? 1 Million Cups is a

Xconomy Xchange: A Roundtable with Bill Aulet

Join Xconomy and Launch Fishers and participate in an engaging discussion about the impending crisis of entrepreneurship education: Can entrepreneurship really be taught? What teaching methodologies work and which don’t? If you have a business, how can you make it more profitable? Bill Aulet is the Managing Director of the Martin Trust Center for MIT

Kinney Connect – Professional Networking

This is a special invite to join us for a Thirsty Thursday Happy Hour! Free drinks. Free apps. On us. No joke. Kinney Group ( is picking up the tab so you can have some fun and meet some folks. The purpose: network with other local professionals and enjoy a few drinks. Indianapolis is a


Indy.Code() is a software development conference for YOU, the professionals toiling in the trenches. Coming March 29th-31st, our content covers all aspects of software creation. We have over 100 hands-on workshops and breakout sessions presented by recognized industry experts including dedicated tracks for project management, mobile development, and functional programming. From software architecture to JavaScript

IoT Civic Hack Preview Event

The Internet of Things is coming. It promises to make our communities smarter and add fuel to the engines of the State’s most significant economic sectors. But will Hoosier entrepreneurs and policy makers help lead the coming revolution or will we watch other cities and states pass us by? Join us Thursday, March 30th, for

Startup Study Hall: Jackie DiMonte

Topic: Who, what, when, where and how?! When it comes time to decide if or when to take on outside capital, what do you need to think about? We’ll answer the questions: Who are VCs? What types of companies get funded? Where and when do you fundraise? And how the heck do you get it

Agbiosciences Start-Up Showcase

AgriNovus Indiana & Purdue Foundry are hosting a FoundryX showcase event to introduce several innovative agbiosciences start-up companies. Hear firsthand from these entrepreneurs about their technology and products. Other partners from TechPoint and Launch Fishers will describe Indiana’s formidable innovation landscape and ways that our tech and agbiosciences sectors are connected. Open to innovators, entrepreneurs,

IoT Civic Hackathon

Internet of Things hackathon. This event will feature speakers and challenges that highlight Indiana’s strong manufacturing, agriculture, and transportation/logistics economy. Bring a team or join one when you arrive for 24-hours of food, fun, and innovation as we help take Indiana’s economy to the next level with IoT technology. Have an idea to disrupt and

PitchFeast featuring The Startup Ladies

The Startup Ladies are excited to collaborate with our good friends at PitchFeast to host another pitch contest focused on the scalable businesses women are forming. On Monday, March 27, we will host a crowdfunding dinner which serves as an innovative fundraising program for the businesses pitching that night. Attendees pay $15. That fee provides

Rainmakers ConnectTech

Rainmakers ConnectTech is a unique tech-focused networking event created for business development professionals who work in technology and want to build strategic relationships. ConnectTech engages top industry talent to provide a short educational talk in a social atmosphere. Our speaker for March is Brian Powers, PactSafe CEO and attorney. He will talk about some of

Women Working in Technology Conference

Give yourself the gift of breaking out of your daily rhythm, challenge yourself, and meet new people. The 2017 Women Working in Technology Conference theme is Design Thinking. Join professionals (women and men) from a variety of technology roles for an engaging day. Highlights of the schedule include opening keynote with BSU alumna & entrepreneur

Ladies in SaaS: Make Your Presence Known ft. BLASTmedia

This month’s Ladies in SaaS meetup will be hosted by BLASTmedia for a panel discussion around making your presence known in the workplace and in meetings. The panel discussion will be followed by a Q&A and networking over drinks and apps. Make Your Presence Known Panelists: Eva Jackson Senior Marketing Manager at Emplify – Employee

Indy IT Directors Council

The Indy IT Directors Council is a peer group for Indiana-based IT professionals that includes: Quarterly meetings with peers to discuss business and technical challenges A place to find mentors and to be a mentor to others IT Leadership Bootcamp – Career advancement and leadership self-improvement training. The bootcamp is an optional pay-to-participate class held

Networking Night @

Please join us for snacks, beer and an evening of industry networking! Come learn how is using innovation and technology to disrupt the healthcare status quo worldwide! Whether you are currently looking for a new position or are just intrigued about future opportunities, we invite you to come meet some hc1 team members and

Mobile OS Migration

Learn about the future of the mobile OS ecosystem, the various mobile OS options, and how to best leverage this opportunity to move forward. Register to attend today! Microsoft is ending support for Windows 6.5/CE by 2020. While continuing to use these legacy platforms is an option, the potential security risk and lack of replacement

Startup Study Hall: Amanda Thompson

Topic: How to value your business … like a shark After this session, you will understand how investors estimate that ever important valuation of your business. In addition, how you can use that knowledge to maximize the perceived and actual value of your business or innovative ideas. Agenda: 6:00 pm – Eat, chat and find

Ladies in SaaS: Meetup @ Union 50

This month’s Ladies in SaaS meetup will be at Union 50 located in the Mass Ave neighborhood. Union 50 is located one block north of Mass Ave on North East Street. They offer free parking in the lot behind their building, which is accessible off of East Walnut Street. Reserve your spot now and we

Emerging Employers Career Fair

This fair is for start-up or second stage companies with 130 or fewer employees seeking interns or full-time hires. Students in all majors are welcome to attend the event. Please contact Mike Mullis at or 765.494.1420 for more information. The following employers are attending and seeking interns or full-time employees. Ball Systems, Inc. Beacon

Workflow Round Table at The Speak Easy

Managing workflow is a journey for all entrepreneurs. From start ups in their infancy to mature businesses, we all struggle with workflow in one way or another. As part of The Speak Easy Mentor Program, we have brought together a few of our favorite branding experts to lead a round table discussion on all things

The Secret to an Efficient Accounts Payable Department

If you are like most Accounts Payable Professionals we speak with, your company is guilty of slow and incorrect payments or overpayment to vendors. You may even be missing out on early payment discounts because your team can’t keep up. Don’t feel bad. You are not alone. Join us for this exciting webinar about Accounts

Startup Study Hall: Don Aquilano

In 2010, Don Aquilano co-founded Allos Ventures, an early-stage venture capital investment firm. On February 15, Don will discuss the process for securing angel and venture capital. If your business model requires investment in order to scale, you should register for this Startup Study Hall.

Passport To Hi-Tech

Passport to Hi-Tech is THE place for girls and boys to learn about careers in science, engineering, biology, chemistry, computers, and other STEM disciplines. It’s your ticket for a journey around our increasingly technological world! Participate in hands-on experiments and interactive exhibits; meet experts and professionals working with Indiana-based hi-tech companies; plan for your future

The Pardi Gras Ball

The inaugural Pardi Gras Ball, is a Mardi Gras themed black tie event for Indy’s young, educated and socially-responsible community. Expect fun, food and great music…all for a good cause. The tech industry faces many challenges with diversity including the pipeline of minority talent. The Pardi Gras Ball aims to raise $25,000 for the Bloom

Rainmakers: ConnectTech Road Show

Rainmakers ConnectTech is a unique tech-focused networking event created for business development professionals who work in technology and want to build strategic relationships. ConnectTech engages top industry talent to provide a short educational talk in a social atmosphere. ONCE A QUARTER WE EXPLORE A NEW LOCATION. THIS MONTH, WE’RE AT INTERACTIVE INTELLIGENCE with Steve Bullington,

Find Your Path to Success with Less

Success might be best defined as that elusive something that’s always out of reach. But what if having more started with doing less? Join us at Launch Fishers as Karen Mangia, author of Success for Less, provides guidance on how to choose the things that really matter in life and career and remove the obligations

IBJ Power Breakfast Series – Technology

Power Breakfast Series – Technology Questions: Q: How will the Salesforce expansion impact Indy? Q: What can policymakers do to advance the tech sector? Q: Where has local tech made progress on growing the ranks of women and minorities? Q: Which company will have the state’s next big exit? Q: What are the hottest trends

18th Annual Mira Awards Gala

“Honoring the Best of Tech in Indiana” TechPoint is thrilled to have Angie’s List, Genesys and Salesforce join us again as the presenting sponsors for the Mira Awards — the 18th annual black-tie gala honoring the best of tech in Indiana. Every spring, the tech community comes together to celebrate the state’s many successes and

Women in Business Retreat

Indy Chamber is excited to announce its 4th Annual Women in Business Retreat this February in Indianapolis. This retreat is a great way for women from all professional backgrounds to learn from one another, share successes, laugh, network and strategize about what comes next. Don’t miss your chance to hear from this year’s keynote speakers,

Indy IT Directors Council

Indy IT Directors Council is a peer networking and IT leadership boot camp training for IT Directors and leadership. The Indy IT Directors Council will hold the inaugural meeting January 24, 2014 at 8:30 AM at Expedient, 701 Congressional Boulevard in Carmel. Register for the Indy IT Directors Council at IT Directors and CIOs

Ladies in SaaS: “Leading your Peers”

FEATURING: Shelly Griffin — VP, Sales Operations at Torchlite Marketing This month’s Ladies in SaaS meetup will be hosted by Torchlite Marketing for a Fireside Chat at their office located downtown on Mass Ave. Shelly Griffin will be the featured guest in this month’s fireside chat where she will discuss how to best manage and

Pythology Lecture Series: Automating Processes with Python

The next Pythology event is coming on Friday, March 10th! Come learn about Automating Processes with Python. Whether you want to reduce time spent on repetitive tasks, or reduce human error, we have a topic for you. Space is limited, so don’t miss out on this awesome event! Join us for this focused day of


Join our guest moderator Gerry Dick from Inside Indiana Business as he facilitates a panel discussion on tech trends for 2017. Panelists include Santiago Jaramillo, Founder and CEO of Emplify; Jen Handley, Co-creator of Fizziology; and John Wechsler, founder of Launch Fishers. Rainmakers ConnectTech is a unique tech-focused networking event created for business development professionals

2017 Technology Solutions Expo

Join us at our exclusive Technology Solutions Expo event! Learn about the latest technology trends, speak with over 40 vendors and listen to top industry expert speakers. With record attendance last year, we hope to make it even bigger and better in 2017. RSVP today!

The Iron Yard Demo Day

Join us over lunch to witness the culmination of 12 weeks of intensive training at The Iron Yard. Meet twenty graduates of our Back-End Engineering and Front-End Engineering programs as they demo their capstone applications. This is a “show and tell” type event. Talk 1-on-1 with grads as they walk you through their applications and

IBJ CFO of the Year Awards Breakfast

If the CEO is a captain of industry, then the chief financial officer is the navigator, with one eye on the charts, another on the stars, and both hands on the steering column. In IBJ’s annual CFO of the Year program, we recognize these first officers who plot the safest financial course and allow their

eX Meet Up: The Job Interview Experience

Is your company’s job interview experience good enough? Join us to discuss and brainstorm on what makes a good job interview experience. We’ll start with a panel discussion (panel comprised of employers and employees), then open up the conversation to the entire audience. The job interview process is the first chance for a candidate to

Indiana Technology & Innovation Policy Summit

Join the Indiana Technology & Innovation Council on December 15 to hear from both the newly elected governor and key legislators regarding technology policy in Indiana! The summit will include a keynote presentation on how everyone, including government, must understand the distinct types of entrepreneurs and how to best support their job creation efforts. The

Emerging Media Design & Development Information Session

Make 2017 the Year of YOU Wanting new ways to grow your business or advance your career? The Ball State Center for Emerging Media Design & Development is introducing an executive delivery format master’s degree and graduate certificate which enhances your design thinking skills, transmedia storytelling and user experience design and development! Hear directly from

Startup Study Hall with Nick Birch

Topic: Pivoting for Success Nick has helped launch several startups in the last few years, and each one is today doing something different, at least slightly, than what they originally set out to do.  At his Startup Study Hall, he’ll talk about belief in your mission and the problem you’re solving, while being able to

Startup Study Hall with Jenny Vance

Topic:  How to choose a partner for your startup Business partnerships are incredibly valuable and can be a strong foundation on which to grow a business.  Setting them up with the right expectations is critical.  Get ahead of issues and proactively set up the business to avoid consternation in your business partnership. Agenda: 6:00 pm

Startup Study Hall with Tonya Hanshew

Topic: Internal Fortitude – You are not Wonder Woman … and the person you’re meeting with is not Oprah. To scale an entrepreneurial business, you must accept that you shouldn’t be “doing it all,” and shouldn’t expect others you talk with to have the magic answer that will make everything better. You should have the courage

Women in Tech: A Panel Discussion with Girl Develop It!

In a 2015 study, SmartAsset listed Indianapolis as a top five city for women in tech. Their research showed that women in Indy made as much as or more than their male counterparts. So, what’s it really like to be a woman in tech here in Indy? Specifically, what’s it like to be a software

IUPUI Talent Network Forum

Join business professionals throughout central Indiana as they convene at IUPUI for a unique opportunity to network, learn from other business leaders, and unlock new ideas for growing talent within your organization. Luke Newton, Senior Solutions Engineer at Salesforce Marketing Cloud will share how to grow your organization by investing in talent at our next

IBJ’s Women of Influence Recognition Breakfast

RECOGNITION BREAKFAST On November 3, 2016 Indianapolis Business Journal will spotlight some of our city’s most successful business women from both the public and private sectors while revealing the triumphs and challenges that have shaped their careers. These influential women will be honored at the breakfast, and profiles of the honorees will be featured in

INvision Resiliency

The City of Indianapolis Office of Sustainability is hosting INvision Resiliency: Indianapolis’ first-ever Climathon event. This 24-hour problem-solving workshop, similar to a civic hack, will challenge teams of participants to create a toolkit that will help Indianapolis neighborhoods prepare for a changing climate. Winners of INvision Resiliency will be awarded grant funding to turn their

Amazon Web Services Learning Day brought to you by Blue Sentry

Cloud migration and managed services experts Blue Sentry, in association with tech ecosystem accelerator TechPoint, is pleased to offer this Amazon Web Services (AWS) cloud computing learning day for those new to, or interested in, the benefits of the cloud. Meet AWS experts and learn how AWS can help your business. Choose from four sessions or,

Information and Knowledge Management Conference

The 25th ACM International Conference on Information and Knowledge Management (CIKM 2016) will be held from October 24-28, 2016 in Hyatt Hotel, Indianapolis, United States. The Theme of this year’s CIKM conference is “Frontiers and Applications of Big Data Science”. CIKM is a top-tier ACM conference in the areas of information retrieval, knowledge management and

Boots & Bourbon Benefiting the Interactive Intelligence Foundation

Dust off and shine your boots! Join us for the 6th Annual Fundraising event benefiting the Interactive Intelligence Foundation! This casual and rustic themed event includes many unique experiences, including mechanical bull, western shootout, Bourbon Tasting, Wine Pull, raffles, as well as silent and live auctions! Enjoy the many food stations and decadent desserts throughout

2016 Indiana Conference for Women

CELEBRATE SUCCESS – OCTOBER 26 Join hundreds of Hoosier leaders, internationally-acclaimed authors and top organizations at Indiana’s premier women’s learning event. We are excited to announce our 2016 program features Arianna Huffington, Jessica Herrin, Moira Forbes, Miki Agrawal, and Gina Rudan just to name a few.  This year will continue to build on our wildly successful

Happy Hour @ HQ

Please join us for pizza, beer and an evening of industry networking! Come learn how is using innovation and technology to disrupt the healthcare status quo worldwide! Whether you are currently looking for a new position or are just intrigued about future opportunities, we invite you to come meet some hc1 team members and

2016 Indiana Coworking Passport Summit

It’s been a year since we brought together the state of Indiana’s top entrepreneurial centers, innovation hubs and coworking sites for the Indiana Coworking Passport Summit. For the 2016 ICP Summit, we will once again stack the deck with insightful speakers, opportunities for best practices exchanges and peer-to-peer learning. AGENDA The 2016 Indiana Coworking Passport

Indiana Life Sciences Summit

Presents INDIANA LIFE SCIENCES SUMMIT October 4 & 5, 2016 JW Marriott | Indianapolis, IN Please join us as we bring together thought-leading speakers from around the world.This year’s Summit includes a scientific track and poster session for our research community. Don’t miss this unique opportunity to network and learn more about the future of

IndyIoT 2016

IndyIoT will serve as a forum for professionals across all sectors to learn how consumers, businesses and governments are using the IoT ecosystem to create new operating models, bring products to market faster, and develop more efficient processes. According to a recent survey by Gartner, Inc., the number of organizations adopting IoT will grow 50

Torchlite Ribbon Cutting Ceremony

TORCHLITE RIBBON CUTTING EVENT Join us for an evening of celebration, networking, and giving back on Thursday, Sept. 29 at the Torchlite Ribbon Cutting Ceremony. Our first year of business achievements were driven by individuals and community members like you and we’d like to honor your partnership and celebrate many years of success yet to

Linkages™ 2016: Attracting and Engaging the Changing Workforce

Linkages™ 2016 ATTRACTING AND ENGAGING THE CHANGING WORKFORCE HOW TO FIND AND KEEP THE VERY BEST Mark your calendar and hold this date! Linkages has been our annual conference for over 25 years! November 17, 2016 We are at work to bring you a timely and informative session with CEOs and topic specialists addressing the most

eX Indy: The Employee Experience Summit

Why a summit on the employee experience? Companies now have to think of themselves as employment brands if they hope to attract and retain talent. According to the Gallup report, only 30% of US employees feel engaged on their workplaces. Employee disengagement costs the U.S. $450 billion to $550 billion annually. It’s a fairly basic

Comcast Ciena SIK Carting Luncheon

Ciena and Comcast are bringing the technology that powers our Enterprise Fiber network to you! Come out and see the technology in action and enjoy some go-carting at Sarah Fisher’s state of the art facility in Speedway!

Dawn or Doom ’16

We are in the midst of an explosion of technology and knowledge. Emerging technologies such as artificial intelligence, robotics, facial recognition, Internet surveillance, and data science promise to bring a new dawn of safety and insights to improve society—while simultaneously raising legitimate questions about unforeseen consequences or malicious uses. Just the speed at which new

Day of Innovation

Day of Innovation is Indiana’s only full day innovation event that brings together leaders and practitioners from all sectors and backgrounds. Connect with like-minded innovators for inspiring keynotes, hands-on workshops, presentations and networking. The event also features the Indiana Innovation Awards, the only broad-based innovation awards focused on Indiana. Admission: $179 Early Bird Code (Valid

Research Horizons — Learn. Engage. Celebrate.

Learn. Engage. Celebrate. Join the School of Informatics and Computing for Research Horizons-an opportunity to learn about, engage, and influence research that is driving innovation across sectors. Meet our faculty, leadership, and other members of the global community in a celebration of research. The event will take the form of lightning talks given by faculty

2016 Leading Light Awards Women & high tech

The 2016 Leading Light Awards will recognize women of achievement in science, technology, engineering and math who have set an example to others by demonstrating expertise, professionalism, leadership, service, courage and tenacity in pursuing their chosen career. Emcee: Dr. Sue Ellspermann will emcee the event.  Dr. Ellspermann is President of Ivy Tech Community College and most

CODE: Debugging the Gender Gap (Film Viewing)

Event Info Please join us as we bring CODE to Indianapolis to highlight the need to include more diversity in the world of tech. As someone who believes in diversity, I want everyone to have an opportunity in technology. I don’t ever want an individual to think, “they can’t do that,” because they can, and

Verge Pitch Night: Emplify Launch at Bluebridge

$3 million in additional funding. That’s what Bluebridge just announced, along with the launch of their new product line and subsidiary company, Emplify. The additional capital brings their total funding to $6.75 million. And the Bluebridge team has put that capital to work, shaking up the mobile app world. Now they set their sights on

Sparks Tech presented by Eleven Fifty Academy

Eleven Fifty Academy wanted to create an ongoing conversation around technology. In this effort we are proudly hosting Sparks Tech events. Use code ‘techpoint’ for 50% off the tickets. What is Sparks Tech? This is an event where CIO’s, CTO’s and professionals in technology gather as peers. Together they witness three inspiring talks from technology leaders

“CODE: Debugging the Gender Gap” Screening

Girl Develop It Indianapolis is thrilled to host a FREE community screening of “CODE: Debugging the Gender Gap”! Join us at Salesforce for an evening that will open your eyes to issues facing women in tech today and how we can work together to overcome obstacles and bring better diversity to the industry. Food and

Mind the Gap: Women in Tech

One of the hottest issues facing the tech industry today is attracting more female talent. Grass-roots programs, clubs, and support networks have cropped up to foster and promote women in technology, and large corporations have begun to take notice, but there is still more to be done… Join us for an evening of networking and


How many times have you failed? What smart people realize is that without failure there would be no success. Failure leads to insight. Failure leads to understanding. Failure leads to innovation. As Douglas Adams said, “Flying is learning how to throw yourself at the ground and miss.” So why is it we’re always so reluctant


What’s up with all these coding classes and why should I care? Join us to meet Indy’s highly experienced individuals who run some of the coding classes, bootcamps, and meet-ups around the city. Hear their thoughts on why this industry is blowing up and the career possibilities associated with completing these classes. This free, quarterly speaker

LXP- League of Xtraordinary Programmers

Do you have what it takes to join the League of Xtraordinary Programmers?  The League of Extraordinary Programmers wants all Elite Programmers, Software Developers, Program Designers, and Tech Novices to join in and extend your Gen Con experience beyond the convention walls! 2016’s LXP event will feature the opportunity to…… Get the first chance to play new and yet-to-be released

Verge at Angie’s List

You might know Angie’s List and its crowdsourced reviews of local businesses, but you might not know that the company has headquartered in Indianapolis for most of its 20- year history.  The company has renovated nearly 30 buildings in Indianapolis, creating a campus where most of it’s employees work. The presence of Angie’s List without a doiubt transformed the

LXP- League of Xtraordinary Programmers

Do you have what it takes to join the League of Xtraordinary Programmers? The League of Extraordinary Programmers wants all Elite Programmers, Software Developers, Program Designers, and Tech Novices to join in and extend your Gen Con experience beyond the convention walls! 2016’s LXP event will feature the opportunity to…… Get the first chance to play yet-to-be released games!

Entrepreneurial Education Conference- Ball State University

INNOVATE. INSPIRE. ENGAGE. Teachers play a vital role in equipping young people with the entrepreneurial skills to become innovators that will fuel the economy of tomorrow. These skills include identifying problems, designing solutions, taking risks, and collaborating. This interactive PGP-eligible conference will provide you with real-world strategies for nurturing student talent and incorporating entrepreneurial skill

“All About Cloud” at The Speak Easy

Join us on Thursday, May 19th for ‘All About Cloud’ at The Speak Easy!  Brought to you by our friends at CDW, this interactive event is designed to help you navigate the Cloud for your growing business. CDW recognizes that with the ever changing technological world we live in, sometimes it’s hard to keep up. We

Diversity in Tech Symposium: Change the Status Quo

Join the conversation to shake things up in the field of diversity and inclusion in the tech industry here in the Midwest and beyond. Our Guest Speakers, Workshops, and Panelists will provide concrete steps to begin creating a more inclusive tech community. Featured Speaker: Lalita Amos Lalita Amos is the president of Total Team Solutions,

MBO16 Digital Marketing Conference

Are You Ready for MBO16? The theme for the MBO16 Digital Marketing Conference, Connecting People. Connecting Ideas, focuses on how digital technology continues to integrate across staff roles and how we can dig into emerging tactics that promise to unify our teams and humanize each audience interaction. Coming up on its 9th year, MBO16 promises to

2016 Innovation Showcase

Use discount code “techpoint10” to save 10% on tickets! Originally created by the Venture Club of Indiana in 2009, The Innovation Showcase is Indiana’s premier event for capital sources to connect with fundable companies. The day long event is a celebration of our vibrant and diverse startup community and allows us come together for learning, contests

Indy Big Data Conference 2016 “The Tipping Point”

The Indy Big Data Conference, 2016 is appropriately tagged as the “tipping point.”Defined by Merriam-Webster dictionary as “the critical point in a situation, process, or system beyond which a significant and often unstoppable effect or change takes place.” The tipping point, is where the 2016 Indy Big Data Conference Advisory Committee and all the experts agree, big

Forward | Innovate Indy Now

Last month, Forbes Magazine listed Indy as #10 on the list of Best Cities for Young Professionals, naming Indy’s strong projected job growth over the next three years as a key factor. A daily scan of the local news will quickly place Indy’s fast-growing tech community into your scope of vision. There are coding classes for kids

2016 Hack Indiana Series – #IndyCivicHack is back!

Love technology and want to help solve some challenges facing the City of Indianapolis and State of Indiana? Join the Indy Chamber, TechPoint, and our amazing sponsors as we team up for the biggest #indycivichack yet! Part of Code for America’s National Day of Civic Hacking, #indycivichack takes development to a whole new level by pairing

May the 4th Be With You Party presented by TPF4Y

TechPoint Foundation for Youth is inviting Indianapolis companies to celebrate their love of Star Wars, and the impactful work TPF4Y does to bring cool, STEM programs to underserved student populations, by encouraging their employees to make a donation in exchange for wearing their favorite Star Wars gear to the office on Wednesday, May 4th. Anything

Fast Healthcare Interoperability Standard (FHIR) Connectathon

On April 23rd and 24th Indiana HIMSS, in collaboration with Eskenazi Health and Epic, will be hosting a “connectathon” aimed at building the next generation of integrated and interoperable health solutions. The event will challenge programmers, clinicians, and innovators of all kinds to utilize the Epic sandbox in order to build new applications utilizing Health

Sparks Tech presented by Eleven Fifty Academy

Eleven Fifty Academy wanted to create an ongoing conversation around technology. In this effort we are proudly hosting Sparks Tech events. USE DISCOUNT CODE “techpoint” TO SAVE 50% ON TICKETS! What is Sparks Tech? This is an event where CIO’s, CTO’s and professionals in technology gather as peers. Together they witness three inspiring talks from

The Combine 2016

CELEBRATING INNOVATION The Combine is a conference that explores the spark that occurs at the intersection of community, culture, creativity, capital, and code. You’ve got plenty of choices when it comes to tech conferences in 2016, but if your aim is to explore the spark where these intersect then get yourself to Bloomington, Indiana from April

IBJ & TechPoint Present the CTO of the Year Awards

The 2016 CTO Awards will honor Chief Technology Officers or more broadly, those in the top information technology positions within their organizations (CIO, VP, Director, etc.). These valued individuals play vital roles in making Indianapolis-area businesses, institutions and not-for-profit groups successful. Together with their CEOs, their decisions impact all aspects of the business including their

Geofeedia Happy Hour

Join us for a beer while you check out Geofeedia’s brand new office and hear what’s new at one of Indy’s fastest growing technology companies. We’ll give a short address around 5:30pm and the rest of the night is dedicated to catching up with old friends, meeting new friends and plenty of ping pong challenges!

AT&T IoT and Civic Hackathon

This very special, Mobile App Hackathon, an event produced by the AT&T Developer Program, is designed for attendees interested in coding mobile apps or hacking hardware solutions to help better their community. AT&T and other top technology sponsors will be challenging participants to build Smart City applications using local government data, APIs and any hardware

Meet the Mira Nominees Night

Join us for the 2016 Meet the Mira Nominees Night! We’ll be celebrating the Indiana tech community’s 2015 successes as Mira Award nominees will give 60-second pitches of their companies. Join us to see what’s going on in the state’s tech scene and see what’s in store for the 2016 Mira Awards Gala on April

IBJ Power Breakfast Series – Technology

Indianapolis Business Journal presents a Power Breakfast Series – Technology: Are IPOs losing their luster? Can Indy meet the growing demand for tech talent? What’s being done to advance diversity in tech? How would a potential tech bubble impact the Midwest? How has RFRA impacted the local tech scene? What tech trends should we keep

Beyond the Baseline- Get in the Game

Selection Monday is one of the most significant days in a women’s college basketball athlete’s careers – it’s the day she finds out if her team has the opportunity to compete for a National Championship. Join us as we hear from a former National Champion about her experience and how it shaped her professional career. Join

Beyond the Baseline- Risking it All

One of the biggest challenges that faces athletes on the court is knowing the right time to take risks that could lead to a victory. Join us as we explore the challenges and benefits of taking risks both on the court and in the workplace with a panel of extraordinary entrepreneurial women in the Indianapolis

2016 Hack Indiana Series #INCapitol Hack

The first installment of the 2016 Hack Indiana Series, pits developers, coders and designers against challenges from state government agencies to hack for the greater good. Friday, February 26 – Indiana Statehouse Rotunda 200 West Washington Street 5:15PM – Registration table open 5:30-7:00PM – Team formation facilitation 6:00PM – Welcoming Remarks & Challenge Overview 6:30PM –

TechKnowTalk 2.0 presented by TechPoint Foundation for Youth and DeveloperTown

This free quarterly speaker series features a casual panel discussion, networking, and, of course, plenty of pizza and beer. Join us and hear about legal matters related to formation and dissolution of your business entity, investment and HR must do’s, the tax implications of your early decisions, and the benefits of philanthropic giving. The topic

Boone EDC – Business and Brewskies – Angel Investment

Business and Beer coming together! In Indy’s rapid-growing tech community, connections are key! The Boone County Economic Development Corporation (Boone EDC) and zWorks, the co-working and entrepreneurship space in Zionsville, are holding their first “Business and Brewskies” event. Entrepreneurs and small business owners are invited to bring a friend and enjoy a tasting of craft

It’s all about YOU(r health): Personalizing care

Sponsored by Ice Miller and organized by Regenstrief Institute,, and TechPoint. FREE EVENT SERIES Indiana’s Opportunities to Lead in Digital Health As a community, we’re facing serious health problems nationally and in Indiana. However, we can do something about it, especially given the robust and sophisticated health information exchange infrastructure and advanced digital health

Are Hoosiers getting healthier? Putting data analytics to work

Sponsored by Ice Miller and organized by Regenstrief Institute,, and TechPoint. FREE EVENT SERIES Indiana’s Opportunities to Lead in Digital Health As a community, we’re facing serious health problems nationally and in Indiana. However, we can do something about it, especially given the robust and sophisticated health information exchange infrastructure and advanced digital health

Technology Solutions Expo 2016 Sensory Technologies

Don’t Miss Indy’s Biggest Technology Expo! Sensory Technologies is hosting Indy’s biggest technology event featuring hot industry topics, trends and business applications. Whether you’re a C-Suite executive, IT whiz, specializing in Operations, a Marketing genius, or an HR leader, this event will give you opportunities to gain a competitive edge in your field and give

Sales Networking Night at

Join us for cocktails and appetizers and an evening of industry networking and discussion. Are you interested in a career in sales? Is finding a great company with an exciting office culture on your Christmas list? Whether you are currently looking or are just intrigued about future Sales opportunities, we want to meet you! Wednesday,

JobSpark Kick-Off Breakfast

You are invited to be part of the spark. Thursday, December 17th. JA JobSpark is a coalition of educators and industry leaders, led by Junior Achievement of Central Indiana. At the center of our work is a two-day event in September of 2016 – exclusively focused on Indianapolis 8th graders – that will be massive,

Indiana Sports Corp Second Annual Indiana Taps & Touchdowns

Indiana Sports Corp Second Annual Indiana Taps & Touchdowns Sponsored by the Indiana Economic Development Corporation and Blackbaud. Indiana Taps & Touchdowns returns to Pan Am Pavilion in downtown Indianapolis for the second time on Friday, December 4, from 5:30pm to 9:00pm. The Indiana Sports Corp hosts this event in conjunction with the festivities surrounding

Launch Fishers Second Annual Fail Fest 2015

Failure leads to insight. Failure leads to understanding. Failure leads to innovation. Fail Fest celebrates the role failure plays in moving companies, careers and communities forward. How many times have you failed? What smart people realize is that without failure there would be no success. Failure leads to insight. Failure leads to understanding. Failure leads to

2015 Indiana Conference for Women

Mark your calendar for November 12th when the Midwest’s premier women’s event returns to Indianapolis. The Indiana Conference for Women features 45+ inspiring speakers and 15 breakout sessions across five of the hottest topic areas: re-igniting your career , engaging others, giving back, harnessing technology and small business strategies. Customize your day with presentations on Career Development, Communication, Entrepreneurship,Social Responsibility and Women

PactSafe Official Launch Party at TwoDEEP Brewing Co.

You’re invited to join the team at PactSafe for the official Launch Party taking place on November 18th, beginning at 6pm! PactSafe has been fortunate to experience significant growth over the past months, including: moving into new dedicated office space, closing a round of funding, growing a talented team, and completing the Acceleprise Technology Accelerator

Carmel Business Accelerator Launch Party

Two Carmel residents and business owners are working together to bring Carmel Business Accelerator to the city. Carmel Business Accelerator is a new co-working space that is focused on helping new businesses get on their feet. Alex Morozov, the owner of Swan Solutions in Carmel, has built the new co-working space on the entire first floor

Pythology Lecture Series: Python on the Web

The next Pythology event will be on November 6th! Come learn about Python Web Frameworks. You will learn about Django, Pyramid, Tornado and Web Security from experts in their fields: Calvin Hendryx-Parker CTO, Six Feet Up Developing an Authentication Service with Pyramid With the proliferation of websites, organizations are trying to simplify and better control logging

Meet Indy’s newest marketing tech and sales software companies

Our community recently gained two new players in marketing tech and sales software — homegrown startup Sigstr and the North American headquarters of Emarsys, founded in Austria. Interestingly, both companies offer sales and marketing pros new ways to engage customers using untapped resources. Sigstr’s big idea has been right under our noses all this time.

Bloomington Technology Partnership Career & Internship Fair

The Bloomington Technology Partnership (BTP), will host a free career and internship fair with Bloomington and Monroe County employers seeking to hire employees or interns in technology-related areas. The career and internship fair is open to the public and will be held on October 21st at the Bloomington/Monroe County Convention Center at 302 S College

Moonlighting? Protecting Your Start-up from Your 8-5 Employer

When’s the right time to quit your day job and pursue your dreams of entrepreneurship? For Matt McIntyre it was the Fall of 2014, after becoming a first-time dad to twin boys. While working full time as the director of marketing for MOBI Wireless Management, Matt spent his time outside the office creating two civic-minded

2015 Indiana AgBiosciences Innovation Summit

Finding solutions to feed 9 billion people by the year 2050 is one of the biggest challenges facing our society today.  To produce more food with fewer resources, the AgBiosciences industry will use innovation to improve crop yields, reduce food waste and protect our planet. Indiana is an undeniable leader in AgBiosciences innovation with diverse

TechPoint’s 2016 Mira Awards Gala

The Mira Awards presented by Angie’s List, Interactive Intelligence & Salesforce The Mira Awards — named after the first of the brilliant variable stars to be discovered, the Mira Star — is the Midwest’s largest celebration of tech industry excellence and innovation. The Mira Awards season, which begins in January with applications, culminates in April