About Us

With a focus on “curating events and creating media,” Techweek has been bringing together high-growth companies in 9 North American cities. Since 2011, it has conducted 30+ startup conferences and featured 115+ startup stories

Our Mission

Hero companies can emerge anywhere. At Techweek, we are dedicated to spreading wealth creation beyond the Silicon Valley by connecting hero companies and sharing their stories.

The Techweek Story

2012
Launched our first conference in Chicago, which attracted 1000+ attendees and prominent speakers including the founder of Uber.
2013
Piloted Techweek LA with few events. The Chicago and Los Angeles events together had 2000+ attendees. The founder of Girls Who Code was a major attraction
2014
Expanded to New York, thereby covering Midwest, East Coast, and West Coast. Marquee speakers included founders of BuzzFeed and managing partner of Upfront Capital
2015
Augmented Midwest presence with Kansas City and Detroit. Attracted prominent speakers, including the founder of Tinder
2016
Continued momentum in adding locations: Miami, Dallas, and Washington DC, along with Toronto in Canada.
2017
Launched media as a vertical, featuring speaker videos and interview articles. Conducted events in all 9 geographies with 250+ speakers
2018
Now publishing 5 stories a week, covering the journeys of 115+ high-growth companies from across 16 US cities