About Us

The International Center is a catalyst to inform, convene, and connect public, private, and civic global objectives in Indiana. For more than 40 years, The International Center has served as a guide to the world’s cultural landscape and a catalyst for the state’s international growth. Working in collaboration with businesses, organizations, government agencies, educational institutions, and individual citizens, The Center expands Indiana’s global interest through a variety of programs and services and convening diverse interests who share common international goals. The International Center is a member of Global Ties, U.S.

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Indiana embraces a global economy, values all cultures, and is a vibrant place to live and work.

Mission Statement

The International Center is a catalyst to inform, convene and connect public, private and civic global objectives in Indiana.

Our Values


We value, embrace, and celebrate individuals’ differences in background, values, religions, culture, perspective, ethnicity, age, gender, gender identity, and sexual orientation.


We are energized by the opportunities that surround us and hope to inspire others to share our enthusiasm to strengthen Indiana’s global connections.


Individually and collectively we take pride in our work and strive always to deliver a work product that represents our very best efforts.


We strive always to do the right thing, even when it’s difficult. We nurture an environment of honesty, openness, and accountability.


Ever with an eye on sustainability, we seek new opportunities both inside and outside the box to grow our network and create new partnerships to translate our vision and mission into action.