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Technology

Why Meet in Madison?

Madison is a Midwest technology hub. From gaming to healthcare IT, Madison’s tech professionals propel vital industry subsectors forward.

Our city is home to some of the biggest names in tech. Google, Sony, Microsoft and Amazon have a growing presence in the city. And new start-up incubators breed the next generation of great tech entrepreneurs.

What's that mean for you? Access to talent, speakers and spaces to explore. 

Seeking a spark of inspiration for your tech meeting? Meet in Madison.

Peers Who Brought Their Meetings Here

  • Epic Systems
  • Central States Communication Association
  • PDS (Paragon Development Systems)
  • Sonic Foundry
  • RevolutionEHR
  • High Education User Group
  • WTS Paradigm
  • Wisconsin Games Alliance

Notable Numbers

  • #5 City for High-Tech Job Growth — Forbes
  • #5 City in America for High-Tech Jobs — 24/7 Wall Street
  • 12.7 percent of workforce is in technology
  • #3 in metropolitan areas in North America in Scoring Tech Talent Report

Major Employers

  • Epic Systems
  • Nordic Consulting
  • Core BTS
  • Raven Software
  • Filament Games
  • PlayerUnkown's Battlegrounds
  • ZenDesk
  • Google
  • HP
  • Microsoft
  • ShopBop (Amazon)

Building the Future of the Industry

Nearly 1,000 industry-applicable degrees per year in the region.

Additional Resources

Madison region Information Communications Technology Cluster Snapshot
Madison's tech sector growth has 'strong momentum,' Bookings expert says – Wisconsin State Journal
Tech talent soars in Madison, report says – Wisconsin State Journal
Why Madison, Wisconsin is a Model for the Next Great Tech Hubs – Growwire
Madison Region Economic Partnership

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