Startup Appleton Week

November 11 - 17, 2019

Appleton, WI - Planning has begun for this year's Startup Appleton Week (@ startupappletonweek on FB), an annual series of programming that provides connections and resources to local startups and entrepreneurs.

In conjunction with the 4th annual Startup Wisconsin Week, statewide November 11 - 17, the primarily free programming will feature 30+ events focused on Connecting, Educating, and Celebrating entrepreneurs in the Fox Cities and the Northeast WI region.

More than 40 community partners will participate in helping to promote entrepreneurship through workshops, a startup pitch competition, seminars, roundtable discussions, social activities and more.

This year most events will be hosted at select venues to make attendance and programming easier for all. We are pleased to partner with the following venues, and extend a big THANK YOU for their support of entrepreneurship in our community!

  • Monday: Wellspring At The Cross - Combined Locks
  • Tuesday: Timber Rattlers - The Fox Club - Appleton
  • Wednesday: Miron Construction - Headquarters - Neenah
    Fox Valley Technical College and Bordini Center - Appleton
  • Thursday: Fox Valley Technical College and Bordini Center - Appleton
  • Saturday: Fox Valley Technical College - Appleton

We are still considering program presenters, and invite you to apply at this link for presenting during Startup Appleton Week.

We are also seeking Sponsors for financial support and in-kind donations. to raise their visibility while contributing to the success of our community. If interested, please contact us at

For the latest event programming and to signup, please continue to check in at

Please contact us at with any questions or if you would like to get involved.

About Startup Wisconsin

Founded in 2016, Startup Wisconsin began in Milwaukee. In 2017 the event expanded statewide and in 2018 the week was recognized by Govenor proclamation to celebrate the achievements of Wisconsin's entrepreneurs and to promote efforts to provide additional support for startups and early-stage companies.

Startup Wisconsin is committed to advancing and developing Wisconsin's tech and startup ecosystems through unique programming, collaborative partnerships, and networking. Driven by entrepreneurs and leaders throughout Wisconsin who are passionate about making a difference, and creating a positive and lasting impact that will advance the state's economy forward.

Startup Wisconsin Week is supported statewide by Advocate Aurora Health, Concordia University Wisconsin, Husch Blackwell, Northwestern Mutual, Milwaukee Business Journal, Answeport, Headway, Accelity Marketing, Wisconsin Inno, Royal Credit Union, WEDC and Newsradio 620 WTMJ.