Apply Now to Speak at NOEW 2018!

New Orleans Entrepreneur Week is an annual festival celebrating innovation, entrepreneurship, and new thinking in New Orleans. Produced by The Idea Village in partnership with Solomon Group, NOEW engages a dynamic network of entrepreneurs, investors, corporations, non-profits, students, and professionals to support growing companies, spark conversation, and applaud the entrepreneurial spirit in a city like no other. NOEW takes place at the Contemporary Arts Center New Orleans.

Registration for NOEW 2018 will open in January.

We’re looking for NOEW speakers! Want to take the stage? Apply here until October 13. Questions? Read our FAQ.

NOEW attendance grew to 14,222 in 2017. 126 sanctioned events were hosted in collaboration with 51 strategic partners and 199 of the most innovative regional startup ventures in arts, education, food, technology, water management, and healthcare were showcased on the NOEW platform. Click here for a full NOEW 2017 recap.

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