The latest from Indy's innovation district.
NEW VIDEO: THIS IS HQO

As the central gathering place in 16 Tech, HqO is where district residents, workers, neighbors, and visitors go to collaborate, eat, drink, unwind, and enjoy a variety of events, activities and programs.

If you're an innovator, HqO is where you need to be. Find out why in our new video.
HqO is home to three activity centers designed to foster innovation, creativity and connection. Every month, we will update you on the latest news from our operators.
ACCELERATE YOUR BUSINESS
Go from concept to investor ready with the 1776 Startup Accelerator. Applications due tonight at midnight. LEARN MORE

1776 is hiring a Managing Director. APPLY
NEW JOB OPPORTUNITIES
Join the Machyne team. The makerspace is hiring for two positions this fall: Community Manager and Workshop Manager.

SPREAD THE WORD
The AMP's brightly colored shipping containers have caused quite a stir on social media. Operator, Craig Baker, shares all you need to know in Indy Monthly.

JOIN US VIRTUALLY: SEPTEMBER 25 AT 9 A.M.

The 16 Tech team will share information regarding construction/development progress, community funding opportunities and more. You'll also hear from HqO operators about the makerspace, office/incubator space and artisan marketplace that are part of 16 Tech’s innovation hub slated to open in 2021.
UPCOMING OCTOBER GRANT DEADLINES

In partnership with community leaders and organizations, 16 Tech Community Corporation will award $500,000 as part of cycle two of the 16 Tech Community Investment Fund by the end of the year.

Grant applications will be accepted for projects in the Near West, Near Northwest and surrounding neighborhoods with a focus on key funding priorities including workforce training, business support, education, infrastructure and beautification, and neighborhood capacity building.
Inspire your big idea and take advantage of our community programming this September:

  • Sept. 22 at 6:30 p.m. | Community Conversation: Business Support
  • Sept. 24 at 6 p.m. | Grant Information Session
  • Sept. 29 at 6:30 p.m. | Community Conversation: Infrastructure/Beautification
  • Oct. 2 at 10 a.m. | Grant Information Session

LET'S GET SOCIAL: @16TECHINNOVATE

You can now connect with 16 Tech on two additional platforms. Follow us on Instagram and like us on Facebook. We'd love for you to tag us when you're onsite, see something innovative or help us spread the word.
16 Tech Community Corporation | www.16tech.com