Kinetic 2021: Fueled by Elevate Ventures

Biltwell Event Center 950 South White River Parkway West Drive, Indianapolis, IN

Join us at Kinetic to be part of fueling the growth of Indiana entrepreneurs, high growth startups and entrepreneurial ecosystems. This event provides access the knowledge, networks, and opportunities needed for the attendees to accelerate their entrepreneurial ambitions. Attracting nearly 500 guests in prior years from across the Midwest, Kinetic features content sessions, first-in-class speakers, […]


Founder Factory: A Startup Summit for South Bend – Elkhart

Renaissance District 635 S Lafayette Blvd, South Bend, IN

Starting to hear rumblings about the Founder Factory event taking place here in the South Bend – Elkhart region on November 10th? Wishing you could attend this awesome startup summit at a discounted rate? Well, look no further! Click here to signup and be one of the first to receive an email when our Founder […]


Elevate Origins Spring 2022 Cohort Application Deadline


Virtual group learning, one-on-one coaching, and live pitch practice for pre-seed and seed startups. Two distinct tracks: – Pre-Seed Track: This track is specifically for aspiring entrepreneurs who may not have a business idea yet, or for startups that have not yet generated revenue. It is also for entrepreneurship instructors/faculty who are looking to supplement […]

Presenting Alan Steele, North Central Indiana Small Business Development Center

The Morris Inn at Notre Dame 1399 N. Notre Dame Ave., South Bend, IN

We are pleased to present our next event featuring Alan Steele, Regional Director for the North Central Indiana Small Business Development Center. The North Central ISBDC creates a positive and measurable impact on the formation, growth and sustainability of Indiana’s small businesses by providing entrepreneurs expert guidance and a comprehensive network of resources. Lead the […]

Startup Moxie Application Deadline

Startup Moxie might be a great fit if… – you want to roll up your sleeves and work on yourself as much as a business idea. – you often feel a bit out of your element in classrooms. – you are seeking to take action, learn something new, and build on your experiences. – you […]

Evaluating Competition and Appropriately Positioning Your Company to Win

Virtual Event To be held online

What is one of the biggest red flags for an investor? Hearing an entrepreneur/startup say they don’t have competition. Every startup has competition, regardless of product, service, and/or industry. While acknowledging competition is the first step, startups must also find a way to stick out from the crowd – and simply declaring your startup is […]

Spark Fest

South Bend City Church at the Studebaker Campus 635 South Lafayette Boulevard, South Bend, IN

Meet the Startup Moxie Class of 2022-2023 and learn about the work they have done during their 10 week design sprint. How might we bring connectivity and vibrancy to the 200 block of Michigan street in Downtown South Bend? Startup Moxie has used the first 10 weeks of the program to go through the design […]


Webinar: How To Start A Business Using A Free SCORE Mentor

Virtual Event To be held online

Starting a small business Is not easy, especially when you don’t have business experience. At SCORE, we have free business mentors who can help you build and run your business. In this webinar, you will hear real stories from SCORE Mentors and the clients that they helped.