We’re giving away $10,000.

IdeaFest is a celebration of entrepreneurship. The main event is the fast-paced business pitch competition, in which 20 entrepreneurs present a startup idea to win $10,000 in prizes!


The 2nd Annual IdeaFest is Friday, February 27, 2015 from 11am to 6pm (floating) at the Institute for Advanced Learning & Research in Danville, Virginia. Register to attend >>

10:30 - 11am Workshop Check-In
11am - 12:30pm "The Entrepreneurship Option" presented by VT Knowledge Works
12:30 - 1:30pm Competitor & Audience Member Check-In
1:30 - 4:30pm Business Pitch Competition - Apply to Pitch >>
4:30 - 6pm Awards & Reception sponsored by the Southern Piedmont Technology Council