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 - Member's Only Event

Join us for our Member’s Only Event 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.


August - Atlanta Startup Crawl: Midtown 

The Atlanta Startup Crawl is a snapshot of startup activity happening in and around our city. This event we will be traveling throughout Midtown Atlanta to network and connect with startups.


September - Founder's: Off the Record 

Join us Thursday, September 21st for our Off the Record event featuring an interview with a local startup founder. Come mix and mingle with local startup enthusiasts and hear from an industry leader.


September - Diversity & Inclusion Launch Event

Join us on Friday, September 29th at The Gathering Spot as we launch our initiative designed to promote diversity and inclusion in the local startup ecosystem. 


October - Investor/Funding Roundtable

Join us on Tuesday, October 24th for our first investor roundtable. Come to this event if you are a startup founder or entrepreneur that has a definitive grasp on your customer segments, value proposition, & revenue streams and are ready to seek outside capital. Limited seating available.


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.