Get your pass today for the can’t-miss event of the summer! 36|86 Entrepreneurship Festival, Aug. 29-30 in Nashville
36|86 Entrepreneurship Festival is coming Aug. 29-30 to Nashville, and trust us, the knowledge and connections you’ll get from this event are worth asking your boss to let you spend a few days in Music City! Get the fresh perspective your company needs to grow and execute on your goals.
These panels and fireside chats are engineered to inspire you and boost your business:
SEC keynote + AMA
Small businesses are the engines of job creation, and no one knows that better than U.S. Securities & Exchange Commission (SEC) Chairman Jay Clayton. At 36|86, he’ll do a keynote and AMA, taking questions from the audience.
What’s it like to exit to Berkshire Hathaway?
You may have heard of Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam, but did you know his father, Jim Haslam, founder and chairman of Pilot Flying J, built his company from a single store in 1958 to a $20 billion business that he just excited to Berkshire Hathaway? Learn how to scale your Tennessee business Haslam-style in this intimate chat between governor and dad.
Find out how to use Opportunity Zones in your community
Opportunity Zones are a federal community development tool designed to drive more capital to low- and medium-income areas across the country, including several in Tennessee. At 36|86, you’ll learn how to make Opportunity Zones work for your community and how to receive tax benefits while investing in companies of tomorrow!
Learn why cities win when pro teams come to town
Tennessee Titans, Nashville Predators, Memphis Grizzlies and Nashville Soccer Club leadership will talk about the impact pro sports teams have on the economy in big cities. Plus, find out how pro teams boost entrepreneurship in the region (you may be surprised).
Nashville insider CEO roundtable
Tech is the great global equalizer, and the next success story can come from anywhere. Why not Nashville? Hear Launch TN CEO Charlie Brock and other leaders of Music City’s hottest industries—fashion, healthcare, music, food, tech—on where we are today and what is on the horizon.
Meet us in Nashville to get the knowledge and connections you need to push your business forward!