Our sponsors

Coralville Hy-Vee

Derek Larson + MUFG Union Bank

DLR Group

Heyn's Ice Cream

Hills Bank and Trust Company

Iowa Biotech Association

Iowa City Area Chamber of Commerce

Iowa City Area Development Group

Marion Chamber of Commerce

Marion Economic Development Corp.

Molly's Cupcakes

NewBo City Market

Toyota Financial Services

Valley Junction Farmers Market

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Our partners



Amy J Therapy

Anatolia College, Greece

Archer Daniels Midland

Association for Career and Technical Education

Association of Business and Industry

Austin Marketing

Big Behr Marketing

CESAG Business School, Senegal

Clear Creek Amana CSD

Council for International Visitors to Iowa Cities (CIVIC)

EDC Accelerating Iowa Business

Epiphany Marketing

Global Consortium of Entrepreneurship Centers

Higher Learning Technologies

ICR Iowa

Iowa Association of Business and Industry -- Business Horizons

Iowa Business Educators Association

Iowa Career and Technical Education Association

Iowa City CSD

Iowa City Farmers Market

Iowa Dept. of Education Entrepreneurship Business Program Management Committee

Iowa Governor's STEM Advisory Council


Iowa STEM Hub - Southeast

Jay Cooper: Freelance Media Producer

Jones County KCC Regional Center

Junior Achievement of Eastern Iowa

Kirkwood Regional Center at the University of Iowa

Linn County KCC Regional Center

Mandela Washington Fellows

Marion Independent SD

Mercy Foundation


MetaCommunications, Inc.

Miami Dade Public Schools

Michael’s Craft Store

National Advanced Driving Simulator

National Invention Convention and Entrepreneurship Expo

Nolte Dance Company

OTB Marketing


Project Lead the Way - UI College of Engineering

Renee’s Ceramic Café

Sculpt Marketing

Smith Ventures

Startup Genius


STEMIE Coalition National Steering Committee

Tippie College of Business - Executive Education Programs

U.S. Association for Small Business and Entrepreneurship

U.S. Patent & Trademark Office

UI College of Education

UI College of Engineering

UI International Center for Gifted and Talented Education

UI Speakers Bureau

Unity Point Health



Waukee APEX Advisory Board


Workplace Learning Connection

Young African Leaders Initiative (YALI)