IIB: TechPoint CEO to Join Governor’s Delegation to IndiaOctober 19, 2017
TechPoint President and CEO Mike Langellier will join Governor Eric Holcomb and other business and government leaders on a trip to India from October 27-November 3, 2017. Inside INdiana Business reports that the goal of the trip is “to discuss opportunities to advance mutually-beneficial business and workforce development initiatives.”
According to Inside INdiana Business, Indiana is home to at least nine India-based companies that specialize in tech, life sciences and manufacturing. Earlier this year, Infosys announced plans to invest nearly $9 million to locate its first American innovation hub in central Indiana, creating up to 2,000 jobs by 2021. The state’s colleges and universities also have ties to India with more than 3,600 Indian students studying at Indiana University and Purdue University alone in 2016.
TechPoint, a CICP initiative, is the industry-led growth initiative for Indiana’s technology companies and overall tech ecosystem. The team is focused on attracting talent, accelerating scale-up companies, activating the community, and amplifying stories of success. For more, visit www.techpoint.org.
(Source: Inside INdiana Business)