Events

When asked what leaders need to more effectively lead change, the number one answer they gave us is more opportunities to connect with one another.

The events below are opportunities to do just that. Build and strengthen your connections with leaders across various networks in our region. Be inspired to think bigger and think differently about what's possible in your community. Equip yourself with new skills, tools and knowledge to more effecitvely lead change.

Upcoming Events

TEDxMinneapolis

August 18, 2017

Minneapolis, MN

TEDxMinneapolis is devoted to telling the grand Minneapolis story via the TEDx “Ideas Worth Spreading” platform.

TEDxBismarck

August 22, 2017

Bismarck, ND

In the spirit of ideas worth spreading, TEDx is a program of local, self-organized events that bring people together to share a TED-like experience. 

Innovation Expo

October 11, 2017

Rapid City, SD

The Innovation Expo in Rapid City is a conference focusing on connecting entrepreneurs, innovators, angel investors, venture capitalists, and the many others who are involved in developing startup companies. The event will consist of speakers, breakout sessions, and networking focusing on the entrepreneurial community.

2017 MCN Annual Conference

October 12, 2017 to October 13, 2017

St. Paul, MN

Innovation Expo

October 13, 2017

Sioux Falls, SD

The Innovation Expo in Sioux Falls is a conference focusing on connecting entrepreneurs, innovators, angel investors, venture capitalists and the many others who are involved in developing startup companies. The event will consist of speakers, breakout sessions and networking focusing on the entrepreneurial community.

Ignite Minneapolis

November 09, 2017

Minneapolis, MN

Ignite is a high-energy evening of 5-minute talks by people who have a burning idea — and the guts to get onstage and share it with their hometown crowd.