PROVIDENCE – RIHub Rhode Island Startup Week returns for its second yr, with greater than 50 organizations and startups collaborating, plus two extra part-time days of programming.
This yr’s seven-day program of 5 days of full occasions will embrace the primary RIHub Youth Entrepreneurial Summit, open to Rhode Island highschool and educators, which incorporates workshops, networking classes, speaker talks, and a pupil proposal competitors with money prizes for 3 most important concepts.
The week-long celebration and entrepreneurial innovation coincides with “progress in entrepreneurial exercise throughout the state and at our universities,” mentioned RIHub managing director Annette Tonti. “This is a crucial occasion bringing collectively your complete innovation ecosystem, our entrepreneurs, and the individuals of Rhode Island in a week-long celebration of entrepreneurship.”
The 2022 iteration consists of packages and sources from organizations reminiscent of Cox Enterprise, RIHub Enterprise Mentoring Service, 401 Tech Bridge, Social Enterprise Greenhouse, Polaris MEP, and Innovation Studio.
RIHub hosted its first Startup Week final October, rising out of Rhode Island Entrepreneur Coalition Startup Day in 2018 and RIHub Startup Weekend in 2020. Final yr the occasion included 5 days of programming.
RI Design Week will host the Hi there Goodbye Boat Cruise in September. 30 as he passes the baton to RIHub to formally launch Startup Week 2022 from October. 1-7. This yr’s program will embrace a “bonus day” with a “Excessive Tech Variety” panel hosted by Verizon.
The complete program schedule could be seen at startupweek.com/find-event.
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