Network Tennessee style

We’ve built in ample opportunities to start conversations with peers, investors and high-net-worth individuals. Choose from our workshops, coffee breaks and after-hours parties to network in your preferred setting. Stroll through “Village 36” and meet the founders of the next great Southern start-up. Or, if you’re looking for funding, meet one of the 180 active investors who’ll be looking for companies that deliver.

Check out our all-star lineup

Our agenda includes decision-makers from Fortune 500 companies, global tech titans and high-growth start-ups. Access insight from A-list speakers such as Steve Case, Walmart CTO Jeremy King, Sen. Bill Frist, MD and FedEx CEO Fred Smith.

There’s nothing like 36|86. This one-of-a-kind experience will bring together disruptors, founders and creators of cutting-edge innovations for the Southeast’s premier technology and entrepreneurial event.

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ARC’s POWER Grant

This week we were thrilled to learn that Launch Tennessee was selected to receive a $500,000 grant from the Appalachian Regional Commission (ARC). We have had a five year partnership with ARC and piloted many new entrepreneurial programs which have led to job creation, capital investment and workforce development in … read more

7 Videos To Inspire Entrepreneurs

Entrepreneurs looking for a place to start their businesses are often told their choice is binary: New York or California. At Launch Tennessee, we’re determined to break that assumption. We are proud to announce an inspiring video series featuring national business leaders and entrepreneurs discussing the thriving startup scene in … read more