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Save The Date – #NOEW2017 is March 19-24!
New Orleans Entrepreneur Week (NOEW), presented by IBERIABANK, is the annual festival celebrating innovation, entrepreneurship, and new thinking. Produced by The Idea Village, NOEW engages a dynamic global network of entrepreneurs, investors, corporations, nonprofits, students, and professionals to support growing companies and elevate entrepreneurial successes through discussion, debate, education, competition, and celebration.
NOEW attendance grew to 13,216 in 2016, which represents a 24.9% increase compared to NOEW 2015. 119 sanctioned events were hosted in collaboration with 55 strategic partners and 185 of the most innovative regional startup ventures in technology, water, education, energy, healthcare, and food were showcased on the NOEW platform.
Click here for a full NOEW 2016 recap.
Keynote: Wan Kim
Wan Kim, CEO of Smoothie King, delivering his keynote at NOEW 2016.
A NOEW attendee takes advantage of a free 15-minute Uber ride with investors and business experts during NOEW 2016.
Keynote: Rich Caccappolo
Rich Caccappolo, CEO of MailOnline - DailyMail.com, delivering his keynote at NOEW 2016.
The Blackstone Big Idea
Todd Mashburn, of Mashball, wins The Blackstone Big Idea 2016
Local entrepreneurs showcase their businesses at Startup Alley, powered by Hollywood Trucks
reddit co-founder Alexis Ohanian leads a second line parade down Fulton Street.