Atlanta has been at the forefront of innovation and creativity for years, from its culture-defining music to its thriving startup ecosystem and Fortune 1000 corporations. This fall, the metro Atlanta area is all set to host InnovATL2023, a month-long celebration of the technical innovation that puts Atlanta on the global map. Venture Atlanta, one of the nation’s largest venture capital conferences, is proud to kick off this exciting culmination of the top Atlanta tech events.
Rebranding and Purpose
Formerly known as Atlanta Innovation Week, the event has expanded to InnovATL to reflect the broad spectrum of creativity, talent, and influence that metro Atlanta holds. Organized by Metro Atlanta Chamber, Startup Atlanta, and dozens of other community leaders in the city, InnovATL is designed to unite the changemakers, innovators, founders, and companies that call Atlanta home. It is the nexus of innovation where entrepreneurs, investors, and tech leaders will witness the Atlanta tech ecosystem in action.
Venture Atlanta is proud to be a partner and the official kick-off event for InnovATL2023, starting with our Venture Crawl on September 26 and then the Venture Atlanta 2023 conference the following two days. This is the best time for entrepreneurs, investors, and tech leaders to see the Atlanta tech ecosystem in action, from its unicorn startups and globally influential creative industries to its world-class universities and rapidly growing list of Fortune 1000 corporate innovation hubs.
Notable Atlanta Tech Events Included in InnovATL2023
InnovATL2023 will include a series of signature Atlanta tech events showcasing the robust intersection of corporations, higher education institutions, startups, entrepreneurs, and creators across the region from September 26 through October 22. Here are a few key events:
VENTURE ATLANTA – September 26 – 28
Connect with founders and funders at one of the nation’s largest venture capital conferences.
AVANT SOUTH AT GEORGIA TECH – September 28 – 29
Discuss and explore AI advancements with keynote speakers, breakout sessions, panel discussions, a research expo, and more.
A3C FESTIVAL – September 28 – October 1
Honor hip-hop culture and Atlanta’s impact in music, tech, entertainment, and beyond.
ATLANTA STARTUP AWARDS – October 5
Recognize and celebrate Atlanta’s rising-star tech companies, startup pioneers, and disruptive innovators.
TECHSTARS ATLANTA POWERED BY COX ENTERPRISES: ATLANTA DEMO DAY – October 16
Founders and entrepreneurs gather to share stories and discuss the future of innovation.
ATLANTA DESIGN FESTIVAL – October 14 – 22
Connect with the brightest creative leaders and organizations and explore installations, film screenings, panels, and more.
With events like these, InnovATL is positioned to amplify metro Atlanta’s thriving innovation ecosystem, positioning the region as a global nexus of innovation. You can view the entire list of InnovATL2023 events here.
Atlanta’s Importance in the Tech Industry
Atlanta is a unique innovation ecosystem that influences everything. It is fueled by robust creative industries, nationally recognized colleges and universities, purpose-driven entrepreneurs, world-class corporations, and hundreds of programs, centers, events, and communities.
InnovATL2023 is a celebration of the technical innovation Atlanta has to offer. Venture Atlanta is thrilled to kick off this month of tech events, highlighting the best in the Atlanta tech ecosystem. Join us for events amplifying entrepreneurs, innovators, creators, and influencers pushing metro Atlanta to the next level of global innovation. This is THE best time for entrepreneurs, investors, and tech leaders to witness the Atlanta tech ecosystem in action. Welcome to the nexus of innovation.
Frequently Asked Questions
What are some upcoming tech industry events in Atlanta?
Some of the upcoming tech industry events in Atlanta include Venture Atlanta from September 26-28, AVANT South at Georgia Tech from September 28-29, and A3C Festival from September 28 to October 1.
What are the benefits of attending tech industry events in Atlanta?
Attending tech industry events in Atlanta provides an opportunity to network with other professionals, learn about the latest trends and advancements in the tech industry, and gain insights from leading experts in the field.
What makes Atlanta a hub for innovation in the tech sector?
Atlanta is home to a unique innovation ecosystem fueled by robust creative industries, nationally recognized colleges and universities, purpose-driven entrepreneurs, world-class corporations, and hundreds of programs, centers, events, and communities.