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Empowering Founders, Uniting Communities.

SEPTEMBER

9th – 13th, 2019

Empowering Founders,

Uniting Communities.

What is DC
Startup Week?

DC Startup Week (DCSW) is the fastest-growing startup community in the DMV region with over 6,000 entrepreneurs. Once a year, we bring together our expansive community over 5-days to connect, collaborate, share resources and celebrate our thriving ecosystem. Throughout the year, we strengthen our united community by curating inclusive, thought-provoking, and meaningful events and partnerships.

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Impact

We connect and engage local resources to
help entrepreneurs create opportunities to
start, grow, and scale their businesses.

Inspire

We share information and ignite
entrepreneur’s passions to engage the
next generation of DC innovators.

Cultivate

We facilitate relationships and
partnerships to support a more cohesive
and inclusive startup ecosystem in DC.

Why You Should Come

Impact

We connect and engage local resources to help entrepreneurs create opportunities to start, grow, and scale their businesses.

Inspire

We share information and ignite entrepreneur’s passions to engage the next generation of DC innovators.

Cultivate

We facilitate relationships and partnerships to support a more cohesive and inclusive startup ecosystem in DC.

2019

Event Tracks

Event Tracks

Workshops, happy hours, panels, keynotes and more. Prepare to be inspired. All the events throughout the week are categorized by tracks to help you plan your DCSW schedule and fulfill your purpose.

Founder

Do you have an idea for a startup or are you in the weeds of your business? The Founder track will help you accelerate the creation and expansion of your startup.

Growth

Are you ready to grow, raise funds, develop your business, scale your operations, or enhance customer support? This track is for you.

Developer

Frontend, backend, full stack, big data, APIs, junior, senior, we cover it all. Learn new technologies, enhance your skills, or just check out something completely different.

Social Impact

Are you passionate about solving the world’s stickiest challenges? This track will provide you with the information you need about social impact, corporate social responsibility, and making a difference with your business.

Founder

Do you have an idea for a startup or are you in the weeds of your business? The Founder track will help you accelerate the creation and expansion of your startup.

Growth

Are you ready to grow, raise funds, develop your business, scale your operations, or enhance customer support? This track is for you.

Developer

Frontend, backend, full stack, big data, APIs, junior, senior, we cover it all. Learn new technologies, enhance your skills, or just check out something completely different.

Social Impact

Are you passionate about solving the world’s stickiest challenges? This track will provide you with the information you need about social impact, corporate social responsibility, and making a difference with your business.

You can’t miss this!

Become a part of our ecosystem.

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Our Sponsors

Thank you to our 2019 partners, this week would not be possible without you!


Title Sponsors

Innovation Partner

Track Sponsors

Sponsors

Media Sponsors

Our Community

Our Partners

Thank you to our partners, this week would not

be possible without you!

Get Involved

Newsletter

We stay in the know so you can
too. Sign up for our newsletter to
stay connected.

Volunteer

We can’t put on this week without
you. Join our team to help us unite
the DMV startup community.

Sponsor

Help us empower our community and
interact with over 6,000 entrepreneurs.
We’d love to hear from you!

Attend

DCSW 2019 will be the biggest event
yet. You don’t miss this chance to
make meaningful connections.

Newsletter

We stay in the know so you can
too. Sign up for our newsletter to
stay connected.

Volunteer

We can’t put on this week without
you. Join our team to help us unite
the DMV startup community.

Sponsor

Help us empower our community and
interact with over 6,000 entrepreneurs.
We’d love to hear from you!

Attend

DCSW 2019 will be the biggest event
yet. You don’t miss this chance to
make meaningful connections.

“Truly enjoying @DCstartupweek
so much information and
effective resources.”

Sarea Flo

“I seriously feel like I just
graduated from
entrepreneurship college.”

BJ Gianni
“DC Startup Week has been
one of the best events of
the year!!”
Adrienne
“DC Startup Week has been
one of the best events of
the year!!”
Adrienne

“I seriously feel like I just
graduated from
entrepreneurship college.”

BJ Gianni

“Truly enjoying @DCstartupweek
so much information and
effective resources.”

Sarea Flo