2017 Calendar of Events
We have a great line up of events for the year! Check out the many opportunities you have to connect with the local startup community and be sure to mark your calendars!
February - Atlanta Startup Awards Mixer (In Partnership with ATDC Entrepreneur's Night)
Join us for a special edition of Entrepreneur's Night as we host the kickoff of the Atlanta Startup Awards! You will hear a brief overview on the purpose of the awards, a run through of the eight award categories, and find out how you can get involved! The night will also feature the release of the 2017 Guide to The Atlanta Startup Ecosystem with printed copies on hand for those in attendance.
March - Atlanta Startup Crawl: Ponce City Market Edition
The Atlanta Startup Crawl is a snapshot of startup activity happening in and around our city. This event we will be traveling throughout Ponce City Market to: General Assembly, Industrious, and Techstars to network and connect with startups.
May - Atlanta Startup Awards
The first annual Atlanta Startup Awards, jointly organized by members of the Atlanta Startup Community, will recognize and celebrate the city’s most successful rising tech companies, startup pioneers, and disruptive innovators. Hosted at one of Atlanta's premier modern city clubs, The Gathering Spot, the gala-style evening will include three course seated dinner, complimentary open bar, and a live music after party.
July - Startup Mixer: For Foodies
Join us for our Startup Mixer event featuring interviews with local food startups. Come mix and mingle with local startup enthusiasts and hear from industry leaders.
August - Atlanta Mayoral Panel: Entrepreneurship & Innovation
Panel event featuring top mayoral candidates and their respective views on innovation and entrepreneurship for Atlanta’s future.
August - Member's Only Roundtable
Join us for our Member’s Only Roundtable with the Startup Atlanta team and Board of Directors. Come mix and mingle with people who are championing our startup ecosystem over strong drinks and light bites.
September - Startup Mixer: FinTech
Join us for our Startup Mixer event featuring interviews with local financial technology startups. Come mix and mingle with local startup enthusiasts and hear from industry leaders.
October - Atlanta Startup Crawl: University Edition
The Atlanta Startup Crawl is a snapshot of startup activity happening in and around our city. This event will be showcasing student-led startups from local universities.
November - Lifetime Honoree Fireside Chat
Startup networking event featuring an in-depth interview with the Lifetime Honoree from the Atlanta Startup Awards.
December - Member's Only Roundtable
Join us for our final Member’s Only Mixer Event of the year where we will recap 2017 and discuss the organization’s plans for 2018.