September 19, 2017
open to the public
1:00 PM - 7:00 PM
300 E 9th St, Coralville, IA 52241

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The Entrepreneurial Development Center (EDC) is gearing up for the 7th annual Innovation EXPO—a statewide event that provides Iowa entrepreneurs, inventors and innovators an opportunity to network with investors, students business and community leaders to make valuable connections (last year’s EXPO drew a crowd of nearly 700 attendees). This year’s EXPO is scheduled for Tuesday, September 19th at the Coralville Marriott. Events will get underway at 1:00 pm. See below for details.

Innovation EXPO is comprised of three sub-events:

1:30 to 4:30 pm
Eight startups will pitch their businesses to a panel of business experts for feedback. Attend and find out what makes a pitch great.

Seed & Venture Forum
1:30 to 4:30 pm
Eight early-stage entrepreneurs will pitch to a panel of venture capital experts from across the state. Attend for a glimpse of Iowa’s version of the Shark Tank.

Entrepreneur Showcase
4:30 to 7:00 pm
The Entrepreneur Showcase is a mini tradeshow that will feature 90+ Iowa-based companies of all stages (from invention to startup to later stage company). Don’t miss Iowa’s largest and most energized networking event!

Register to attend the EXPO at http://innovationexpo2017.eventbrite.com. Student admission is free!

Iowa JPEC is a sponsor of this event.