Society of Innovators at Purdue Northwest

We contribute to economic and community development throughout the region as the champion of innovation in Northwest Indiana.

Society of Innovators Award Inductees Andrew Cleland, McKenya Dilworth and Roger Winter (left to right)

Society of Innovators Announces 2021 Honorees

The Society of Innovators at Purdue Northwest has announced winners of the 2021 Innovators Awards. Winners were honored for innovations that provide a new solution, benefit society and create measurable value

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Champions of Innovation

Innovation is central to advancement and improving the economy and the quality of life in Northwest Indiana. The Society of Innovators has helped the region realize that innovation occurs here and that anyone can be an innovator.

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From online workshops to in-person networking events and skills development, the Society of Innovators offers programming that connects you with the people, tools and resources that drive growth.

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Updates from the Society of Innovators and stories of Northwest Indiana innovation.

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Help catalyze Northwest Indiana’s innovation community and reach our region’s talented problem solvers

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Andrew Cleland

The Society of Innovators at Purdue Northwest Announce the 2021 Innovators Awards Winners

The Society of Innovators at Purdue Northwest has announced winners of the 2021 Innovators Awards. Winners will be inducted into the Society during the group’s annual luncheon on Wednesday, Nov. 17 at the Avalon Manor Banquet Center in Merrillville, IN from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.

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The Society of Innovators at Purdue Northwest announces 2021 Innovators Awards Luncheon featuring special guest speaker Blair Milo

The Society of Innovators at Purdue Northwest has announced the 2021 Innovators Awards Luncheon will take place from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. (CST) on Wednesday, November 17 at the Avalon Manor Banquet Center in Merrillville, Ind. 

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2021 Innovators Awards: Do’s and Don’ts of a Quality Nomination

Explore do’s and dont’s for making nominations for the 2021 Innovators Awards at the Society of Innovators at Purdue University Northwest.