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

Evergreen - Detroit Startup & Tech Summer Happy Hour (3)

Startup Detroit Happy Hour

When: 5-7 PM, Monthly, October - November

Where: The Brakeman, Detroit

Price: Free


Michigan Tech Week

Purpose Jobs Moderated: Behind the Scenes at Michigan’s Top Startups (Oct 12)

When: October 12-13, 

Where: Detroit Gem Theatre

Price: $99/person

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Midwest Coffee Chats

When: Wednesday, October 19th | 4-6 PM ET

Where: Virtual

Price: Free

**Applications are closed, but please submit interest for future coffee chat events!**



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

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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