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New Orleans Entrepreneur Week

  • 600 Carondelet St., New Orleans, LA 70130
  • 600 Carondelet St., New Orleans, LA 70130
  • 600 Carondelet St.
    New Orleans, LA 70130
  • Presented By The Idea Village
  • Dates 03/23/2020 - 03/27/2020
  • Recurrence Recurring daily
  • Location Ace Hotel New Orleans
  • Price Free

New Orleans Entrepreneur Week 2020

Co-produced by the A. B. Freeman School of Business at Tulane University and The Idea Village, the New Orleans Entrepreneur Week is back for its 12th year of celebrating New Orleans’ entrepreneurial, highlighting the city’s unique opportunities and uniting longstanding and budding local and national entrepreneurs. 

New Orleans Entrepreneur Week 2020 takes place March 23-27. Learn more about this year’s programming below. 

NOEW 2020 Schedule

The New Orleans Entrepreneur Week is made up of two segments: NOEW in Your Neighborhood (March 23-25), which features three days filled with citywide, community-organized events and programming, and the NOEW Summit (March 26-27), hosted at the ACE Hotel and featuring this year’s headliner speakers and special guests.

Check back for updates on this year’s featured programming including special events, workshops, seminars and more.

NOEW 2020 Speakers 

Each year, the New Orleans Entrepreneur Week welcomes a robust lineup of notable entrepreneurs, innovators and thought leaders from near and far as guest speakers. 

NOEW is excited to announce this year’s lineup of headliners:

  • Stuart Haselden – Co-CEO, Away
  • Walter Robb – Former Co-CEO, Whole Foods
  • Jon Najarian – Co-Founder, Najarian Family Office; Contributor, CNBC’s “Fast Money”
  • Desiree Rogers – CEO, Black Opal Beauty
  • Verne Harnish – Founder, Entrepreneurs’ Organization
  • Mathew Knowles – CEO, Music World Entertainment
  • Cindy Eckert – Founder, The Pink Ceiling/Pinkubator
  • Irwin Simon – Chairman & CEO, Aphria
  • Sidney Torres – Founder, IV Capital

The full lineup will be announced shortly. Check back HERE for updates on programming and guests. 

NOEW 2020 Tickets 

As always, New Orleans Entrepreneur Week events are free and open to the public, and VIP registration is available. Registration will open in Mid-February. While pre-registration is encouraged, walk-ins are accepted. Seating for many events is on a first-come, first-served basis. Be on the lookout for pending details soon. 

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