The South has something to say — and we’re saying it, and much more, June 4th!
36|86 is the Southeast’s premier technology event for entrepreneurs, investors and thought leaders from across the country. It showcases promising growth-stage startups innovating in traditional industries and positioning the region to lead the country’s next wave of entrepreneurship.
Named for the longitudinal coordinates of Nashville, 36|86 represents a future for Southeastern entrepreneurship with Tennessee as a nucleus. It’s the summer’s can’t-miss opportunity for founders, business leaders, strategic investors and corporate partners to plug into the regional ecosystem and leverage it to fast-track growth.
A four-day event that raises the bar for entrepreneurial excellence every year.
Hear from A-list speakers such as Steve Case, Sen. Bill Frist, MD, and FedEx CEO Fred Smith; learn the unique perspective of VCs such as GE Ventures and Village Capital; and get your fill of hot chicken, Tennessee whiskey, and more!
The conference also includes the Village 36 startup pitch competition, where 36 of the brightest early-stage companies pitches on stage in front of 1,000+ attendees for a chance to win $50,000. Amongst the, the 36 companies have raised $37.3M and hail from 8 Southeastern states and Washington, D.C.
Powered by Launch Tennessee, a public-private partnership that fosters entrepreneurship with the goal of making Tennessee the most startup-friendly state in the country.
36|86 is the Southeast region’s marquee event for entrepreneurs, investors and thought leaders.
See you June 4th! Buy your tickets here.