Guest post: Six more awesome entrepreneurial events happening in the Corridor this spring

Guest post: Six more awesome entrepreneurial events happening in the Corridor this spring

By Eric Engelmann and Heather Stanley, Geonetric Networking. Innovating. Empowering. These are the types of events that put the creative in this corridor. Chances are you didn’t know this many cool things were happening this spring. Come for the community building, stay for the inspiration. 1. Mission Creek Festival – April 1 – April 6, 2014 – Iowa City, IA Festival programming includes concerts, comedy, literary readings, film screenings, public lectures, food and culture events, and a tech and innovation mini-conference. Who could ask for anything more?! 2. SuccessSHE – May 9, 2014 – Cedar Rapids, IA This conference is all about empowering women to take command of their futures. The powerhouse lineup includes Coach Lisa Bluder, social entrepreneur Amanda Styron and gender studies professor Dr. Sarah Harkness. 3. Intro to Agile Beyond Software – March 19-20, 2014 – Cedar Rapids, IA The corridor is abuzz about agile. Find out why at this conference. But only attend if you’re open to learning how to produce value more quickly and make your employees happier. 4. Hawkeye Innovation Summit – March 28, 2014 – Iowa City, IA Ready for some innovation and entrepreneurship, Hawkeye style? This full-day event is all about bringing the UI’s innovators together in one place. 5. EntreFEST – May 14-16, 2014 – Iowa City, IA Largest. Entrepreneurial. Gathering. In. The. State. That’ right, the who’s who of the regional innovation community will be there. Will you? 6. ABI’s Taking Care of Business Conference – June 9-11, 2014 – Cedar Rapids, IA Mike Rowe is more than just the host of the Discovery Channel’s “Dirty Jobs” – he…