Events & Programming

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Explore our wide range of events that provide insights into future trends, specialist advice, motivation, and networking all year long.

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We're all about community. Check out our upcoming events and register to get involved with our diverse programming. We can't wait to see you there!

August 11, 2022


Mark your calendars—The StartupCincy Wiffleball Tournament is August 11, 2022!

Join us this August 11th in Cincinnati’s beautiful Washington park for some friendly competition in the form of everyone’s favorite backyard sport: wiffleball! Save the date for some casual networking, community building, and most importantly, a whole lot of fun.

Featured Event

October 10-15, 2022

SAVE THE DATE FOR THE 2022 StartupCincy Week

Save the Date for this year's annual Startup Cincy week!

This year’s event will highlight everything that makes the Greater Cincinnati ecosystem so special, and showcase what we are doing when looking towards the future. Mark the week down on your calendar and make sure to register for our mailing list to get the latest updates!

Ecosystem events

We have an active ecosystem hosting events all over the Greater Cincinnati region. Check out some of their events below!

August 25, 2022

Gener8tor Cybersecurity Accelerator

The gener8tor Cybersecurity Accelerator is hosted in San Antonio, Texas within gener8tor’s partner company, Geekdom. Within this program, Geekdom provides a collaborative coworking space in tech district of San Antonio. Over 12 weeks, you will experience individualized coaching and introduction to many mentors in the industry, as well as investors. There is also weekly cohort programming with featured topics.


August 29, 2022

dav patriot boot camp

The 50 participants will receive access to mentors, educational programming, and a robust community of experts and peers to help them innovate and build impactful businesses.Entrepreneurs, investors, venture capital firms and business leaders nationwide will converge for the event. During its 10 years of operation, Patriot Boot Camp has helped over 1,000  entrepreneurs start successful businesses, with their alumni raising over $150 million in capital and creating nearly 2,000 jobs during its 10 years of operation. Applications close on August 29!

September 8, 2022

Gener8tor cincinnati accelerator

The gener8tor Cincinnati Accelerator invests in 5 high-growth startups from any industry per cohort. The accepted startups begin a 12-week mentorship-driven program and receive $100K. gener8tor has a strategic networking plan to build impactful connections for your startup. The program runs from September 8th until December 2nd. Click the button below to apply.

September 14, 2022 at 3pm

alloy growth lab- growthx info session

Alloy Growth Lab is partnering with GrowthX to present an outstanding opportunity for Cincinnati regional startups to participate in their Revenue Accelerator program this November. Limited scholarships available for Alloy Growth Lab members. If you ever thought of joining the Growth Lab, this is the perfect opportunity to get started. Learn more about the program and participate this Fall – sign up now!

September 15, 2022 at 2pm

ask an... accountant by blue north

Ask an… Accountant will be held on September 22nd at First Financial Bank in Covington in their Innovation Room. This event will start at 8:30am with Coffee & Bagels provided by Lil’s Bagels with a half hour for Networking. At 9am, Ryan Watson will begin with a short introduction and a basic overview of Small Business Accounting. We will then open the floor to the attendees for any questions regarding accounting and small businesses.

September 15, 2022 at 2pm

Webinar: Current State of the Legal Cannabis Industry by Alloy Growth Lab

In this presentation, KEY Investment Partners analyze the growth of the legal U.S. cannabis markets. They discuss merits & risks associated with investing in both public and private cannabis markets, and how the capital supply/demand imbalance has created an attractive investment landscape for early investors.

September 29, 2022

Black achievers virtual happy hour

Join Black Achievers for a virtual networking event. Meet new people and discuss interesting topics with our virtual roundtable. Topics include: Real Estate Investing, Financial Freedom, Business growth, Career Advancement. Get tips on how to control your future.

December, 2022

RedHawk Venture pitch competition

At the end of both the Fall and Spring semesters, Miami University in Oxford, Ohio holds the RedHawk Venture Pitch Competition as the culmination point for their 14-week program. Student-founders that complete the RedHawk Launch Accelerator Program and two courses on commercialization and startup launches get the opportunity to pitch to angel investors, venture capitalists, and accelerator directors. This is done in a Demo Day-style format and gives out $25,000.

StartupCincy Week

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Take a deep dive into all things StartupCincy Week. Gain a deeper understanding of what the event is all about, and re-experience last year’s impactful programming!

StartupCincy Week

Immerse in specialized startup programming and walk away revitalized with the potential of our bustling region.

  • Panelists, speakers, and keynotes
  • Happy Hours and Networking Opportunities
  • Cintrifuse Annual Meeting
  • FinTech Frontier Pitch Competition 
  • Startup Job Fair