Accelerating the 5G eXplosion. Connecting 5G innovation.


Virtual Summit

Indiana 5G Zone Launch • May 27, 2020

Summit & Expo

JW Marriott, Indianapolis, IN • Sept. 17-18, 2020


Join global 5G leadership in Indianapolis for the 5GXConnect Summit and Indiana 5G Zone launch, a unique test platform and facility in partnership with AT&T, Verizon, NineTwelve Institute and many more. Connect with top emerging technologies in 5G as they pitch and test their solutions for smart city, military, industry and investment leadership.

TechConnect, in partnership with the Indiana 5G Zone and Smart Cities Connect, is proud to launch two first of their kind linked 5G programs.  Join us virtually for the 5GXConnect Virtual Summit and the 5GX Innovation Sprint (Round-1) on May 27, 2020.   Then join us in-person for the 5GXConnect Summit & Expo and the 5GX Innovation Sprint (Round-2 ) September 17-18 at the JW Marriott, Indianapolis, Indiana. Register for the 5GX Virtual and Physical Summits today!

5G, DOD & Smart Cities: From smart bases to smart cities, advanced networks are fundamentally changing data-driven technology's impact on our lives, business and security. Join converging innovators from military, investment and municipal leadership scouting for the next break-through technologies to fund and deploy.

5G Innovation Challenge: Submit your innovation or startup for pitch consideration, and be connected with participating industry prospectors, military scouts and investors. Networking testing and funding opportunities through the 5G Zone!

Submissions Closed

Indiana 5G Zone: Access our unique lab and facility to leverage our 5G network infrastructure to develop and test your new technologies, products or service applications. Meet us at the 5GXConnect Summit, and then test your 5G here! 

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Sponsored by: Indiana 5G Zone brought to you by NineTwelve Institute

“The impact 5G will have on all sectors of our economy will be enormous and will lead to a new wave of technologies and breakthroughs,”

Chad Pittman, Vice President of the Purdue Research Foundation National Security and Defense Program Office

The DOD has put $484M into its 2021 budget regarding 5g -  “We need to make sure that we are in the lead in 5G and next G,”

Dr. Michael Griffin, Undersecretary of Defense for Research & Engineering

“The Indiana 5G Zone will provide a unique, open innovation platform for 5G acceleration in the U.S.,”

Mung Chiang, Science and Technology Advisor to the Secretary of State

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