APRIL 8-9, 2016


April 8-9, 2016 @ The Kaneko in Omaha, Nebraska

Coming from out of town? Thanks for visiting Omaha!
MWEC attendees can stay at the Hyatt Hotel in Downtown Omaha for a discounted rate.
(Click here for the discount!)


Our speaker lineup features some of the top entrepreneurs in the nation!


Hear from entrepreneurs from the Midwestern area as they talk their businesses, the Startup Ecosystem, and more!

Join over 400 students from more than 20 Midwestern Universities

In the past, university’s from across the United States have joined us for MWEC!


Looking to connect with employers in the Midwestern community? We will be hosting a Startup Career Fair during the conference!


Our speakers feature entrepreneurs from Forbes 30 under 30, Shark Tank, and more!
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Aron Beierschmitt

Founder of Postly.co
Aron started is first company, Foundation Games at the age of 19 and has started numerous other businesses in health care and social media including, Postly.co
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April Kelly

Entrepreneur & Author, Former Sr. Director at PayPal & LinkedIn
April Kelly is an entrepreneur who has held positions as a Senior Director at both PayPal and LinkedIn. Currently, she is a co-founder of FIIRO, an advisor to numerous startups and author of Spaghetti on the Wall, a networking and self-branding manual.
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Daniel Gomez Iñiguez

Founder of Solben
Daniel is the founder of a biodiesel social venture Solben and has been named Mexican Innovator of the Year and also is one of Forbes 30 under 30 Social Entrepreneurs for 2015.
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David Simnick

Founder of SoapBox Soaps
David is the founder of SoapBox Soaps, whose social venture contributes to hygiene around the world with national distribution in 1k of retail locations like Walmart and Walgreens
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Ray Land

Founder of Fabulous Coach
Ray Land, MWEC Conference MC, founded Fabulous Coach lines at the age of 17 and was an Inc. Magazine 30 under 30 in 2012.

More Impressive Speakers Coming Soon!

previous attendees

Bellevue University Buena Vista University Creighton
Dakota Wesleyan University Fort Hayes State University Wayne State College
Hastings College Iowa Western Community College Luther College
Metropolitan Community College Omaha Midland University Morningside College
Nebraska Wesleyan Peru State College Regis University
Simpson College University of Colorado Boulder University of Nebraska at Omaha
University of Nebraska at Lincoln University of Northern Iowa University of South Dakota


April 8-9, 2015
The Kaneko
1111 Jones St
Omaha, NE 68102