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New Orleans Entrepreneur Week 2015 Presenter Submissions


New Orleans Entrepreneur Week 2015 Presenter Submissions

General Information


Do you have expertise in brand strategy? Are you a growth hacking guru or maybe a Ruby-on-Rails wiz? We’re seeking experts across industries to submit session ideas for New Orleans Entrepreneur Week 2015!


We have 20 presenter slots to fill and are looking for the best local and national talent to join us on the NOEW stage. If you are interested in presenting a session or workshop during NOEW, please submit the following form to tell us a little bit more about yourself and your idea.


We are also accepting submissions for networking events, meetups, and product demos. Please use this application to submit those ideas, as well!


The deadline for submissions is Friday, December 19th, at 11:50pm CT. We will be evaluating all submissions based on the following criteria:

  • Does this session provide value or fill a need for New Orleans entrepreneurs? Based on user surveys and feedback on the Entrepreneur Season and NOEW 2014. 
  • Is this content relevant to national trends in entrepreneurship?
  • Is this content being positioned in a compelling way?
  • Is this session different from content presented in previous years?
  • Are you qualified to present on this topic?
We will be following up with all applicants the week of January 5th regarding their selection status. We’re looking forward to hearing from you!

About New Orleans Entrepreneur Week:

New Orleans Entrepreneur Week (NOEW) is the annual festival celebrating business, innovation, and advanced thinking in New Orleans. Produced by The Idea Village, NOEW engages a dynamic global network of entrepreneurs, investors, corporations, non-profits, students, and professionals to support growing companies and elevate entrepreneurial success through eight days of discussion, debate, education, competition and celebration.  This year, 10,000+ are expected to be engaged through over 75 different events providing direct support to local entrepreneurs. NOEW 2015 is taking place March 20-27, 2015 on Fulton Street in Downtown New Orleans.

If you have any questions about this process or your submission, please email noew@ideavillage.org.


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