Founders
Summit

 

APRIL 11-14, 2018
CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA

 

Found Yourself.

Founders
Summit

 

APRIL 11-14, 2018
CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA

 

Found Yourself.

Start Anything, Anywhere

 

The Founders Summit unites entrepreneurs, innovators, executives and investors shaping the future of industry. Founding story keynotes anchor four days of industry conversations and boutique workshops that offer exclusive access to some of America’s leading thinkers.

2018 PRESALE TICKETS AVAILABLE NOW

$175 presale / $299 general admission

JUST ANNOUNCED: FIRST ROUND OF SPEAKERS

Stay tuned as we announce hundreds of incredible inventors, artists, advocates, and innovators over the weeks to come.

SEE THE SPEAKERS

2018 PRESALE TICKETS AVAILABLE NOW

$175 presale / $299 general admission

 

PRESALE TICKETS

NEW IN 2018: INDUSTRY TRACKS

Join the nation’s leading entrepreneurs and discuss the future of Health, Design, Energy, Food, Investment, Data, Media, and Social Impact.

SUMMIT TRACKS

“There’s this misconception that great ideas, great startups, and great world-changing companies need to start in big cities or Silicon Valley… And that’s not true.”

Alexis Ohanian
Cofounder, Reddit

SCHEDULE

 

Engage with 700 of the nation’s leading innovators at keynotes, panels, luncheons, and mixers.

 

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 Saturday

 5:00PM | Registration  8:00AM | Coffee and Registration  8:00AM |Coffee and Registration  8:00AM | Farmers Market
 5:00PM | Patron & Speakers Lounge Opens*  9:00AM | Keynote  9:00AM | Keynote  9:00AM | Session
 6:00PM | Welcome Reception  10:30AM | Track Sessions  10:30AM | Track Sessions  10:30AM | Session
 6:00PM | Competitions  12:00PM | Keynote with Boxed Lunch  12:00PM | Keynote with Boxed Lunch  12:00PM | Closing Lunch
 8:00PM | Keynote   2:00PM | Track Sessions  12:00PM | VIP Industry Luncheons**  1:00PM | Concerts and Parties
 8:00PM | Performances and Concerts  3:30PM | Track Sessions  2:00PM | Track Sessions 7:00PM | Jefferson Dinners*
    6:00PM | Speaker and Patron Gala*  3:30PM | Track Sessions   
    6:00PM | Keynote  5:00PM | Block Parties and Concert Series   
    7:30PM | Jefferson Dinners*  7:00PM | Jefferson Dinners*   
    8:00 PM | Keynote   8:00PM | Keynote   
           

 

*Requires Patron Badge
**Requires Patron or All Access Badge

Past Keynotes and Speakers

Video Library

See the talks, panels and keynotes of past speakers.

 

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