See You in 2021!

See You in 2021!

Business Workshops

Technology Workshops

Live Events

Guest Speakers

100% Virtual & Online

Due to ongoing COVID-19 safety restrictions, all events, activities, networking, and presentations will be held online.

Launch Your Future

Join us to connect and learn about entrepreneurship, technologies and meet startups making a difference in Rhode Island.

Learn, Answer, Meet, Greet, Celebrate, Innovate, Explore

Join us for the second annual Rhode Island Startup Weekend! Hosted completely online you can attend workshops, connect with experts, find solutions to problems, and discover exciting RI startups and meet their founders. November 20th and 21st, the RI innovation ecosystem will come together and we want you to be a part of it!


Friday, Nov. 20 4-6PM

An evening exploring and celebrating the emergence of eSports and eSports technology. Featuring a charity live stream with an ‘eSports’ star via Twitch. We’ll also focus on giving back with a chance to donate to the RI Community Food Bank.

Saturday, Nov. 21 9AM -3PM

Then a day filled with learning, networking, and discovery! Two different tracks plus the RI Startup Showcase!

Are you an RI Entrepreneur running a Startup?

Want to participate in the 2020 RI Startup Showcase!?

Impact Sponsors

Supporting Partners


Adam Alpert,
Hamzah Ansari, Brown Univ
Kathy Bazinet, IBM
Sangeeth Bhadran, IBM
Lisa Carnevale, DesignXRI
Dieny Charlot, RIHub
Jennifer Dionne, IBM
Amy Erikson, Innovation Studio
Sergio Ferreira, Tech Collective
David Hirschman, Blueprint
Dylan Kennedy, RIHub
Siu-Li Khoe, CommerceRI
Matt Lukens, Mansfield Northern
Arnell Milhouse, Career Devs
Liz Murphy, Ritual Motion
Mia Nolan, RIHub
Pat Sabatino, Datarista
Nick Scappatici, Tellart
Shannon Shallcross, BetaXanalytics
Dominik Stripe, IBM
Ted Weil, RIHub