Startup Midwest: The premier event for rising technology entrepreneurs

October 24 - 25, 2023 | All day
The Blackwell Inn & Pfahl Conference Center
Logo of Startup Midwest, the premier event for rising technology entrepreneurs.

Tuesday, October 24, and Wednesday, October 25, 2023

Keynote speakers included Ratmir Timashev, software entrepreneur, investor and co-founder of Veeam Software; Carl Eschenbach, co-CEO of Workday; Ohio Lt. Governor Jon Husted; and Andrew Lang, CTO of JPMorgan Chase & Co., along with other experts in the field.

Ohio State and central Ohio are quickly becoming the place for entrepreneurs to grow and thrive. We have the talent, financial capital, space and resources to power the next world-changing software idea.

To celebrate and showcase our role, the Center for Software Innovation hosted Startup Midwest: the premier event for rising technology entrepreneurs — an inaugural event that provided valuable content, education, resources and opportunities for early-stage technology entrepreneurs and others.

Startup Midwest featured keynotes by technology leaders and entrepreneurs and engaging breakouts focused on artificial intelligence, cybersecurity, fintech, cloud infrastructure, blockchain and more. 

Discover the highlights and transformative experiences from Startup Midwest 2023 in the event recap video below.