Midwest Startup and Tech Events

We host virtual events that are joined by entrepreneurs, technologists, and innovators from across the Midwest—and beyond.


Whether it's a virtual happy hour or networking event, a panel discussions or a career fair, we're excited to bring people together in this Midwest startup community. 

Upcoming Events

Detroit Startup & Tech Happy Hour

Startup Detroit Happy Hour

Monthly at The Brakeman in downtown Detroit

Women in Tech Panel Event Image - Stream Yard (1)

Inspiring the Next Generation of Women in Tech

When: Tuesday, March 28th, 4-5PM ET

Where: Virtual

Price: Free


Startup Columbus Happy Hour

When: Wednesday, March 29th | 4-7 PM ET

Where: Aware HQ

455 S Ludlow St, Columbus, OH, 43215

Price: Free

Midwest Startup & Tech Virtual Career Fair (1)

Startup & Tech Virtual Career Fairs

When: Stay tuned for our next career fair!

Where: Virtual

Price: Free

Past Events

Inside 2023 Top Startups & Tech Companies
Inside the 2023 Top Startups to Watch in the Midwest
_Startup Columbus Happy Hour - Event Landing Page
Startup Columbus Happy Hour
Negotiating Your Salary (4)
How to Negotiate the Salary You Deserve Panel
July - Aware Columbus Tech Summer Social Event (1)
Columbus Tech Summer Social
July Panel Where We Work - Event Image Template (2)
Where We Work: The Expansion of Remote & Hybrid Models
Best Places to Work: A Look Inside Company Culture
Making Moves: What Comes After Your Best Job Ever?
The State of the Columbus Startup Community
Road Trip With Purpose: Ann Arbor & Detroit
Midwest House Virtual Career Fair
SXSW Virtual Career Fair, hosted by Midwest House and Purpose Jobs

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