Attention Entrepreneurs: Iowa’s First Startup Week to be hosted in the Cedar Valley!


Whether it’s marketing, investment or intellectual property, the first annual Cedar Valley Startup Week on October 14 - 18, 2019 looks to bring founders together and provide tools and resources to help them continue innovating.

The event committee, comprised of higher educational institutions, not for profit community organizations and private businesses are proud to bring this event to Iowa - promoting Iowa, the Cedar Valley and the vast network of services and resources that are in place to assist founders and innovators.

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Photo courtesy of Red Cedar.

This year’s lineup of tracks is designed to help those in the early stages of business development as well as those who are looking to innovate in their established operations. The five tracks are Founders 101, Student Founders, Marketing, Intrapreneurship, and Economic Inclusion. 

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Photo courtesy of Red Cedar.

Events will be located around the Cedar Valley, featuring local founders in various industries, from donut and coffee shops to business and marketing organizations. The events will also take place at various times throughout the week to accommodate various schedules. There will also be opportunities to tour some of the unique technology businesses and startups that call the Cedar Valley home.

If you are interested in content from an event you are not able to attend, please contact the event organizer.

For more information on events related to the 2019 Cedar Valley Startup Week, visit or follow Cedar Valley Startup Week on Facebook.