We Enable Purdue Startups to Improve the World

You’re an innovator, a researcher, a maker. You see solutions where others just experience problems. At the Purdue Foundry, we’re purveyors of opportunity, facilitators of progress and connectors of problem-solvers to resources. We have mentors, Entrepreneurs-in-Residence (EIRs) and a team of experienced founders at the ready. All looking forward to enabling your progress. Join us for a workshop, a cohort or a one-on-one session to learn more about how we empower startups that impact the world.

355

Startups
Launched

$31

MILLION

Non-dilutive Funds Raised

$10

MILLION

Investments Made

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February 1, 2023
  • Purdue Foundry: IT Services 101

    February 1, 2023  12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
    Zoom

    In this webinar, John "Boomer" Boomershine will discuss the importance of cybersecurity in even the earliest stages of business, and will provide tangible advice on how start-ups and small businesses can begin building a strong security posture. Boomer is the Director of Security & Compliance at Blackink IT, and has over 30 years of IT experience. He has worked with organizations of all sizes, such as early-stage bio-research startups, businesses spanning 1 to 5,000+ employees, and government agencies – including the United States Navy, DHS, and FEMA. 
     
    Reserve a spot here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/it-services-101-tickets-518057161917

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February 14, 2023
  • Purdue Foundry: Spirited Entrepreneur

    February 14, 2023  4:30 pm - 6:30 pm
    Nine Irish Brothers, West Lafayette, 119 Howard Ave, West Lafayette, IN 47906, USA

    The Purdue Foundry would like to know how your journey in entrepreneurship is going.

    Join us for The Spirited Entrepreneur, an evening of networking and casual conversation with entrepreneurs, founders, startup stakeholders, and members of the Purdue entrepreneurial ecosystem.

    Hope to see you there!

    Appetizers are on us; drinks are on you.

    Reserve your tickets: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/504549018697

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February 15, 2023
  • THE MIX- Monthly Networking Event

    February 15, 2023  4:30 pm - 6:30 pm
    The Bryant Food and Drink Co., 1820 Sagamore Pkwy W, West Lafayette, IN 47906, USA

    Join us for a special evening bringing together Purdue Foundry's Spirited Entrepreneur with The Mix. Look forward to networking and casual conversation with members from all parts of the PRF ecosystem.

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