Guiding You Through SBIR/STTR Phase II

Virtual Event To be held online

Congrats! You successfully received an SBIR/STTR award in Phase I. The objective of Phase I is to establish the technical merit, feasibility, and commercial potential of the proposed R/R&D efforts and to determine the quality of performance of the small business awardee organization prior to providing further Federal support in Phase II. What's different in...


LIFT Network Registered Apprenticeship Program Launch

Virtual Event To be held online

Each year, leaders from business, education, and the public sector come together to celebrate National Apprenticeship Week (NAW) to demonstrate support for the U.S. Department of Labor Registered Apprenticeship model. Join the South Bend – Elkhart Regional Partnership, the Northern Indiana Workforce Board, and the Indiana Office of Work-Based Learning and Apprenticeship on November 9th...


South Bend International Airport Second Master Plan Update Public Open House

South Bend International Airport 4477 Progress Drive, South Bend, IN

The St. Joseph County Airport Authority (SJCAA), as owner and operator of the South Bend International Airport (SBN), will be holding a public Open House on November 9, 2021, from 4:00 PM to 7:00 PM in the upstairs Atrium east of the Delta ticket counter (accessible via elevator) of the airport’s commercial terminal building located...


Urban Grower and Food Entrepreneur Networking Series

Charles Martain Youth Center 802 Lincoln Way West, South Bend

The event features rotating roundtable discussions where participants learn about zoning, health department regulations, expanding or improving your growing operations, and more. Join us for a catered event hosted by the City of South Bend and St. Joe County Purdue Extension to network with subject matter experts. To RSVP for the event visit, https://bit.ly/networksjc.

Founder Factory: A Startup Summit for South Bend – Elkhart

Renaissance District 635 S Lafayette Blvd, South Bend, IN

Starting to hear rumblings about the Founder Factory event taking place here in the South Bend – Elkhart region on November 10th? Wishing you could attend this awesome startup summit at a discounted rate? Well, look no further! Click here to signup and be one of the first to receive an email when our Founder...


LIFT Network Internship Program Employer Information Session

Virtual Event To be held online

Join representatives from the LIFT Network to learn more about how we can support Summer 2022 internship opportunities through the LIFT Network Internship Program. The LIFT Network Internship Program is focused on helping create and staff STEM-based internships in the South Bend - Elkhart region by providing access to a competitive talent pool from regional...


St Joe County Public Library Grand Re-Opening

St Joe County Pubic Library 304 South Main Street, South Bend, IN

Grand Reopening Sunday, Nov. 14 11 a.m. – 5 p.m. After two years of renovation and construction, the St. Joe County Public Library is excited to open the doors of the Main Library and Community Learning Center to welcome you inside. See the new children’s area, teen space and fiction section on the first floor,...


Motivating Employees to Take Ownership of Cybersecurity

Pinhook Park: 2801 Riverside Dr. South Bend, IN 46616 2801 Riverside Dr., South Bend, IN

Cybersecurity is a team sport. How do we empower employees to play their role on the team? It’s not just executives, VPs, directors, etc. that create risk within the company. It’s EVERYONE. Each employee needs to understand their role in keeping the outside attackers out. It’s important that not just the executives care about keeping...


Learn with Bendable: How to Brand Your Business with Ben Bulgrien

St. Joseph County Public Library 304 S. Main St., South Bend, IN

Marketer and Bendable collection author Ben Bulgrien will lead attendees on how to strategically brand and market their business, followed by a tour of Studio304 with demos showcasing our small business marketing support tools.