Michigan Tech Week is brought to you through the collaboration of the state’s leading ecosystem builders
Cahoots is a uniquely inspiring tech hub designed to help our members and community thrive.
Cahoots is an endeavor of passion, by tech entrepreneurs, for tech entrepreneurs and learners. We believe Ann Arbor delivers compelling advantages to startups. We offer a premium coworking space experience in the heart of downtown Ann Arbor with meeting spaces, an onsite cafe and health club, and an exceptional event space designed to serve Michigan’s vibrant tech community.
Established in 2015, Endeavor’s Detroit affiliate selects and supports high-growth entrepreneurs in the Great Lakes Region. Endeavor’s Great Lakes portfolio includes entrepreneurs leading some of the region's highest performing companies including Cameo, Altruist, The Lip Bar, Workit Health, Floyd, SkySpecs and more.
Intermitten is a Michigan-based grassroots, volunteer-operated organization whose mission is to unite the entrepreneurial community, thoughtfully nurture its development, and highlight thought leadership. Intermitten events provide a platform for people of varying talents, backgrounds, and industries to explore and celebrate community, diversity, and collaboration — with a special lens toward the technology community’s responsibility to have a positive social impact. The organization was founded in 2016 and our goals are mirrored by our host cities, which are hubs for the arts and emerging forces in technological innovation.
Michigan Founders Fund (MFF) is the state’s founder community. Our mission is to grow the presence of successful high-growth ventures and advance civic leadership in Michigan’s entrepreneurial ecosystem so Michigan is the most inclusive, successful, and community-minded startup ecosystem in the country. MFF offers a variety of programs for founders and investors to advance relationships, the ecosystem, and startup success. The MFF network of entrepreneurs and venture capitalists have pledged 1% of equity, profit or investment carry from their businesses into a fund for state-based grantmaking. To date, the organization has 54 pledged members.
Collaboration is at the core of Midwest House. Our partners are the innovative companies, forward looking organizations, and expectation shattering artists that are leading the Great Lake State towards a vibrant future.
For six years, Midwest House has provided a platform for the state’s leaders & innovators to meet the world at SXSW.
Shine & Rise is an organization dedicated to making a meaningful impact on gender diversity in the tech and startup ecosystem—with a focus in the midwest.
We cultivate community, create content, and put on programming to meet our vision.
Start Garden has always embodied the principal that to learn anything, you have to do something. We continue to try new things, learn from them and adapt the organization. The goal always is to establish a culture of entrepreneurship and invest whatever we can into that culture.
Techstars is an operational investor supporting you on your entrepreneurial journey from idea to building the most successful business possible!
Venture Catalysts is a 501c3 non-profit that builds inclusive ecosystems through the development and strategic support for large-scale ecosystem partnerships, entrepreneurship events, funding, and growth programs. We create ecosystem-as-a-service (EaaS) to help founders gain acceleration, investment, or revenue growth. We help entrepreneurs and corporate/org partners find optimized, custom ecosystem paths.