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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Upcoming events

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.

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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!

July 12-13, 2022


Join us at Union Hall for the 11th annual P&G Signal Summit LIVE Simulcast

For the fourth year, Cintrifuse has arranged exclusive live stream access to P&G Signal’s main stage, bringing the deepest insights and brightest minds to the StartupCincy ecosystem. If the past year has taught business and startups anything, it’s that everything is accelerating. Business leaders across our ecosystem must step up on leading issues in sustainability, in new approaches to digital Web3 tools and commerce, and even how we work together as startups, corporate/civic strategic partners, venture investors, and academia.


July 28, 2022

Summer Soiree

Presented by Alloy Growth Labs

Alloy Growth Lab is presenting the first annual StartUpCincy Summer Soiree July 28th from 4pm – 7pm at 1775 Mentor Ave. The event is a celebration of Cincinnati’s robust business ecosystem through a night of networking, music, lawn games and, of course, good food and beer. 

Ecosystem events

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

July 18, 2022


Every year, OnRamp Insurance Accelerator partners with Allianz Life and Securian Financial to invest in five insurtech startups. Each startup participates in a three-month concierge accelerator program in Minneapolis-St.Paul, Minnesota. $100,000 is invested in each startup, and the teams are granted office space and support from gener8tor.


July 18th - 22nd, 2022

Black Tech Week

Founded by Felecia Hatcher and Derick Pearson in Miami in 2016, Black Tech Week has been a beacon for Black technology professionals for years. Each year thousands of people, from many different industries, backgrounds, and experience levels gather together to learn, fellowship, and find “home”.

Black Tech Week’s primary purpose is to foster connection and in doing so, move us all forward, collectively. This year’s event’s will be hosted in Cincinnati’s own, Union Hall.

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.


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.

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