Great people. Big ideas.

We work with great people with big ideas who are committed to New Orleans.

Check out the different ways you can get involved during our 2015 Entrepreneur Season.

The Idea Village has a mission.

We strive to identify, support, and retain entrepreneurial talent in New Orleans.

Learn more about our work building an entrepreneurial ecosystem.

It takes a village.

The Idea Village is a community of entrepreneurs and those who believe in them.

Meet the network we have on board to help startups through their journey.

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Driving an Entrepreneurial Movement


Tracking the entrepreneurial activity in New Orleans

Announcing the 2015 IDEAx Class

We have some exciting news: we just announced the 2015 IDEAx class of entrepreneurs! This year, 81 startups applied to…


Monday Motivation

“You can dream, create, design, and build the most beautiful place in the world, but it requires people to make…


How to Successfully Invent and License Your Product in 5 Steps

Do you have an invention or idea? Here’s what you need to know to bring it to life! This week's IDEAinstitute was led by Lisa Lloyd, an expert in inventing…


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