Our Entrepreneurial Community.

A Better Place To Do Business.

The Northeast Indiana Innovation Center is a place of inspiration. Our 55-acre campus and 74,400 sq. ft. facilities serve as an entrepreneurial ecosystem, home to innovators, emerging businesses and high-performance companies.

We nurture the needs of entrepreneurs, and our facility reflects that. The NIIC is an entrepreneurial community, an inspired workplace and a dedicated service, ensuring your team and your guests have a memorable experience.

Our services are comprehensive. We are a hub of innovation and a think tank for new ideas. We foster personal and organizational creativity and welcome homegrown ideas, individuals and businesses.

Our Location.

Our campus stands at the center of The Knowledge Triangle—excellence in education, research and commercialization - adjacent to Purdue University Fort Wayne, Indiana University Fort Wayne, and Ivy Tech North Community College.

The NIIC is located in northeast Fort Wayne, Indiana’s second largest city. Our campus is conveniently near I-69 and major commercial corridors. We are only ten minutes from downtown and 30 minutes from Fort Wayne International Airport.

Your Opportunity Zone.

The NIIC is a designated "Opportunity Zone" with associated federal and state benefits for business-builders.

With more than 20 years of proven success and entrepreneurial expertise, The NIIC has become a destination for business ideas, growth-oriented businesses and talented business-builders. Simply put, The NIIC is one of the top entrepreneurial resource centers in the country.

The Innovation Center.

At the core of our original facility is a tech, high-energy central hub where visitors and up to 50 resident companies come to connect, collaborate and enjoy the company of other innovators.

It's much more than commercial real estate. The NIIC's business-building offerings are extensive, ranging from dedicated business concierges, to shared conference rooms and business resources, to experiential learning and training programs.

Dedicated Biosciences Wing.

Our north wing is designed for companies focused on innovations in healthcare and the biosciences. Available spaces include wet and dry research labs with university-grade fume hoods. A shared biomedical equipment room includes autoclave, -80 freezer, bottle washer, and other specialized gear.

Diversified Technology Wing.

The east wing is well equipped for new and growing tech companies. Security and IT infrastructure has been designed with tech innovators in mind.

Emerging Growth Center.

With over 34,000 sq. ft. of space, the Emerging Growth Center serves as an expansion area for second-stage companies. Its large accommodations are flexibly designed for businesses in need of more than 2,000 sq. ft. of dedicated space.

The Emerging Growth Center is the destination for companies that want to establish their own image and identity while taking advantage of The NIIC’s amenities, infrastructure, and positive brand association.

It also features an impressive common area with 4 conference rooms and a lounge area.

Our Conference Center

You don’t have to be a resident of the NIIC to take advantage of our expansive services and resources. Our conference center features 11 conference rooms, all unique in functionality and available to the public for reservation.

Learn More

To learn more about the campus and facilities at The NIIC, contact us.

Take a Virtual Tour of our Business Space

Are you seeking a home base for your business to get back on track or to take it to the next level? Our office space is especially friendly to micro-entrepreneurs. Take a virtual tour of our business space offerings now!



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