Gov. Eric Holcomb left for a week-long trade mission to India Friday.
The Republican governor, First Lady Janet Holcomb and Indiana Secretary of Commerce Jim Schellinger are visiting Delhi, Bangalore, Mysore and Pune.
Daniels says the trip aims to strengthen university ties with the nation.
Gas prices are on the rise, and so is the cost of oil.
Former US Deputy Secretary of State Strobe Talbott is on the Indiana University campus this week giving talks as part of the Patten Lecture Series.