Society of Innovators at Purdue Northwest
We contribute to economic and community development throughout the region as the champion of innovation in Northwest Indiana.
Champions of Innovation
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.
Updates from the Society of Innovators and stories of Northwest Indiana innovation.
Help catalyze Northwest Indiana’s innovation community and reach our region’s talented problem solvers
News and Announcements
The Society of Innovators at Purdue Northwest defines innovation as thinking creatively and developing ideas that provide solutions, add value, and are implemented as new or different products, processes, services, and social initiatives.
The Society of Innovators at Purdue Northwest has announced the 2020 Innovators Awards. In addition to Individual and Team Honorees, the Society introduced two new awards: the Richard C. Sussman Prize for Team Innovation and the John H. Davies Lifetime Achievement Award.
Thomas L. Keon, Ph.D. serves as chancellor of Purdue University Northwest. Chancellor Keon’s leadership centers on positioning Purdue Northwest as a key player in Northwest Indiana’s economic development, educational advancement, environmental sustainability and cultural enhancement.