Sports Tech HQ executive director Jeffrey Hintz recently sat down with Tom Wilmer, host of NPR’s award-winning podcast Journeys of Discovery, to discuss the role of sports technology in Indiana and the evolving ecosystem that is proving to be a major driver of economic momentum in the state.

Tom Wilmer produces on-air content for Issues & Ideas airing over KCBX and is producer and host of the six-time Lowell Thomas award-winning NPR podcast Journeys of Discovery with Tom Wilmer. Recorded live on-location across America and around the world, the podcasts feature the arts, culture, music, nature, history, science, wine & spirits, brewpubs, and the culinary arts–everything from baseball to exploring South Pacific atolls to interviewing the real Santa Claus in the Arctic.

NPR Journeys of Discovery airs on KCBX, the local NPR affiliate in Southern California. Tom’s segments focus on what makes a place unique, and he likes to delve into livability assets that make a place special.

Listen to the full episode here.