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1 Million Cups

1 Million Cups is a free, national program designed to educate, engage, and connect entrepreneurs. Developed by the Kauffman Foundation in 2012, the program is based on the notion that meaningful connections are made over one million cups of coffee. 1 Million Cups is led by more than 500 volunteer organizers in 35+ states, one U.S. territory, and…

Drone Focus Monthly

This is the meet-up to talk all things unmanned with North Dakota’s leaders in the Unmanned Systems industry. The meet-up was started in 2015, and as North Dakota continues to establish itself as a hotbed for UAS activity, attendance has continued to expand. Each week features a different industry professional who gives a short presentation…

Mayor’s Summit

The Mayors’ Summit convenes entrepreneurs, community innovators, and mayors from across the state to share ideas and learn about what’s developing in our region’s entrepreneurial ecosystem. SPEAKERS LIST BECKY NEWELL PRESIDENTLEVRIDGE Becky Newell is President of Levridge, a technology firm dedicated to building cloud-based, user-friendly business solutions for the agricultural industry. As a co-founder of…

Cultivate Conference

Save the date for Cultivate! On November 14th, we’ll be hosting the 3rd Cultivate Conference. The event will feature short TED-style talks and a farmers’ panel focusing on emerging technologies in agriculture. Throughout the event, speakers will share their experience, developments, and challenges. The topics will cover a wide array of the AgTech industry including…

2016 Fargo Hackathon Wrap Up

The 2016 Fargo Civic Hackathon brought together a group of proudly, self-proclaimed “nerds.” This group of developers, designers and data scientists, spent a weekend digging into data sets and building tools to better learn from the data and translate the data into visual tools. The event was powered by AT&T with support from 702 Communications,…

A Brief Pause in Daily Stories

Dear Community, We know you love reading stories about entrepreneurs and their ideas, technology, and what’s happening in our community. With a teammate transition, we’ll be producing a bit less content in the coming weeks. Not to worry – we’ll make sure you stay updated on 1 Million Cups speakers and community events like StartUp…

Fargo Game Jam winners to speak at 1 Million Cups

At Fargo Game Jam 2016, five teams had thirty hours, spread over the course of three days, to create a video game that related to at least one of two themes: “Arctic” and “Literature.” Simmons, Lippincott, Ridl, Schmit, and Vasilyev ran with the “Literature” theme in their winning game, Viking Book Biter. Read the full story Come…