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Build. Scale. Execute.

Aug. 28-29, 2019 | Nashville

36|86 is your chance to get insider tips and advice that will move your business forward. Hear from tech titans and serial founders who have been in your shoes, and network with the VCs and business connections you need to help you grow. Join the Southeast’s premier gathering of founders, investors and ecosystem builders!

Tickets available soon.

Aug. 28-29, 2019

See 2018's Agenda

Startup Culture Has Gone Mainstream

You know where you need to go; 36|86 Entrepreneurship Festival is on your fast track to success. It’s a must-attend for entrepreneurs at any stage to tap into the resources they need to grow.

Against the exciting backdrop of downtown Nashville, Tennessee, thought leaders nationwide convene for this two-day, high-impact event that offers the knowledge, connections and capital that are crucial to maintaining a competitive position in today’s globalized marketplace.

Speakers & Keynotes


Know Someone Who Should Speak At 36|86?

We are always looking for innovators, investors, creators, founders and Fortune 500s to share their knowledge with our audience. Fit the bill? Nominate now!

You can't afford to miss this

See the 2017 recap of A-list speakers, founders who landed early customers, investors who scouted deals and more


Past Speakers

Content (And Speakers) To Move You Forward

Hear from Fortune 500 decision-makers, industry leaders, high-growth startup successes and the investors who helped make it happen – all who have been right where you are and know what it takes to get ahead.

Festival Venues


At 5 of downtown Nashville’s hottest venues

36|86 is a multi-track, multi-venue festival, spread across Music’s City’s most exciting hotspots: BB King’s, Wildhorse Saloon, Acme Feed & Seed and more!

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