The Iowa Startup Accelerator is launching in Cedar Rapids this summer! Be the first to hear all the details at 1 Million Cups on Wednesday March 12th at the Cedar Rapids Public Library at 9am!
Eric Engelmann will be detailing the Accelerator program in the usual 1 Million Cups format - he'll have 6 minutes to pitch an overview, and the remaining time will allow for questions and feedback from the audience, getting all the details of this important program for Iowa startups - the first of it's kind in the state!
The Iowa Startup Accelerator is a 90-day, Techstars-style, accelerator focused on bringing up to 10 tech startups per class to Cedar Rapids to work with 100 world-renowned mentors, an intense program, and investors. The ISA is looking to strengthen startups from Iowa and elsewhere, build a hub for technical and entrepreneurial talent in Iowa, and develop a wider network internationally for our startups to leverage. The launch of the Iowa Startup Accelerator marks a pivotal moment for the rapid growth of Iowa's startup community. Join us on March 12th and be a part of this first-in-Iowa program!
About 1 Million Cups:
1 Million Cups (1MC) is a simple way to engage entrepreneurs in communities around the world. Each week, the 1MC program offers a local entrepreneur an opportunity to present their startups to a diverse audience of mentors, advisors, and entrepreneurs. Presenters prepare a 6 minute educational presentation and engage in 20 minutes of feedback and questioning after they present. For more information about the program visit 1millioncups.com as well as upcoming Cedar Rapids/Iowa City Presenters.
If you are interested in presenting your company at an upcoming 1MC event, submit your request by filling out the "Request To Present" form on the 1 Million Cups website. If you have additional questions please contact Kris Fassler at firstname.lastname@example.org