Events

Chris Motley wins SXSWedu Launch Competition

Companies , Events , Technology Posted 03-17-2017

The Whether powered by Better Weekdays was announced the winner of the Launch startup competition held by SXSWedu in Austin, Texas (part of the South by Southwest Festival), on Thursday, March 9. Chri [...] read more

QA with Nick Szabo on the MDMC pitch competition

Companies , Events Posted 03-01-2017

The Midwest Digital Marketing Conference returns to St. Louis this year with a startup pitch competition awarding a $5,000 cash prize sponsored by Purina and UMSL Accelerate. We talked with Nick Szabo [...] read more

Midwest Digital Marketing Conference announces $5,000 startup pitch competition

Events Posted 02-15-2017

The Midwest Digital Marketing Conference returns to St. Louis this year with a startup pitch competition
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STL Community Cast: Matt Menietti, Director of Global Hack

Ecosystem , Events , People Posted 12-10-2016

"When you think of homelessness software, it's not something big and sexy like VR or a social network. You get some decent software out of the event, but you're using it as a spark to continue that wo [...] read more

SIUE weCode event to teach beginning programming to high school students

Events , Technology Posted 12-07-2016

Southern Illinois University Edwardsville School of Engineering’s Department of Computer Science is offering high school students an opportunity to experience programming, a skillset that is increas [...] read more

Startup Connection 2016 Increases Startup Participation And Attendance

Companies , Ecosystem , Events , Technology Posted 12-05-2016

The event, which has grown in size every year, is designed to give St. Louis’ top startups an opportunity to present to investors, other entrepreneurs, and all members of the innovation community
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Five Pet Care Startups Selected As Pet Care Innovation Prize Finalists

Companies , Events Posted 11-02-2016

The creators of these innovative products and services are being recognized as finalists in the first-ever Pet Care Innovation Prize, a partnership between Nestlé Purina, a global leader in pet care, [...] read more

Startup Connection announces startups for Venture Showcase

Companies , Events Posted 10-31-2016

Startup Connection, St. Louis’ largest event focused on innovation and entrepreneurship, has announced the companies selected to take part in its Venture Showcase Nov. 16 at Washington University in [...] read more

Startup Connection, St. Louis’ Largest Startup Event, Introduces Student Competition

Events Posted 10-24-2016

Startup Connection, the St. Louis region’s annual event focused on innovation and entrepreneurship, happens Wednesday, November 16, during Global Entrepreneurship Week. The annual event draws betwee [...] read more

Hackathon takes on big, complex problem of homelessness

Events , Technology Posted 10-21-2016

Most people wouldn’t look at homelessness and see a software problem, but that’s how 1,200 programmers will approach the issue next weekend
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