Support & Resources

  • Pipeline Entrepreneurs Strengthen Local Support for Nebraska Founders

    Pipeline Entrepreneurs Strengthen Local Support for Nebraska Founders

    Despite the Kauffman Foundation’s new strategic plan to refocus its commitments to drive more impact in the KC community, Pipeline’s Executive Director Melissa Vincent says the Pipeline Entrepreneurs program plans to target their efforts in Nebraska this year.

  • AIM Institute Will Host Brand New BIG AI Conference

    AIM Institute Will Host Brand New BIG AI Conference

    AIM is set to host the inaugural Big AI Conference in Omaha on Wednesday, August 21. The new conference will happen in conjunction with AIM’s annual Heartland Developers Conference, presented by Farm Credit Services of America.

  • AgTech Connect 2024 Conference Will Focus on Sustainable Technology

    AgTech Connect 2024 Conference Will Focus on Sustainable Technology

    The next AgTech Connect conference is happening in Lincoln on Wednesday, July 17. The event is designed to foster connection and innovation among investors, founders and producers in the AgTech space in the midwest. Registration is open now.

  • IO2024 Summit Will Kick Off Silicon Prairie Startup Week

    IO2024 Summit Will Kick Off Silicon Prairie Startup Week

    Event organizers say the IO2024 Summit promises to be an invaluable gathering for those interested in the cutting edge of innovation—whether in startups, technology or creative industries. The summit aims to spotlight the thriving innovation ecosystem in the Midwest and beyond. It also marks the the kick off of Silicon Prairie Startup Week.

  • Family Room App Helps Patients and Families Make Informed Decisions During Hospitalization

    Family Room App Helps Patients and Families Make Informed Decisions During Hospitalization

    The creators of the Family Room app call it a “nurse in your pocket.” The app helps translate medical jargon during a hospitalization—an already stressful experience—so that patients and their families can make better-informed decisions about care.

  • Introducing Silicon Prairie Startup Week

    Introducing Silicon Prairie Startup Week

    Happening Nov. 11-16, Silicon Prairie Startup Week is a six-day celebration of the startup and entrepreneurial ecosystem in Nebraska. Get ready for an unforgettable experience spanning three days in Lincoln, three days in Omaha, with additional events in Council Bluffs and Ashland.

  • Nebraska Launches Small Business Assistance Program to Boost Entrepreneurship and Small Business Growth

    Nebraska Launches Small Business Assistance Program to Boost Entrepreneurship and Small Business Growth

    Applications are now open for the Nebraska Small Business Assistance Act Program. Nebraska entrepreneurs may be eligible to receive funding for professional services, or for costs associated with starting or growing a new business.

  • NMotion Accelerator: A Decade of Helping Startups

    NMotion Accelerator: A Decade of Helping Startups

    The NMotion gala showcase celebrated 10 years of accelerating growth for founders in Nebraska and beyond.

  • Two Chances to Accelerate Your Nebraska Startup in 2024

    Two Chances to Accelerate Your Nebraska Startup in 2024

    High-growth founders in Nebraska may be eligible to apply for funding and mentorship through two different programs happening in 2024. Keep reading to learn more about applying for the LaunchLNK grant and NMotion Growth Accelerator.

  • Startup Week is coming to Lincoln, Nov. 13-18

    Startup Week is coming to Lincoln, Nov. 13-18

    Startup Week is a free, week-long celebration of the startup community in Lincoln. Connect with the SPN team and other founders, funders and resource providers at events, Nov. 13-18.