BETA State of the State provides an informative download on Minnesota’s entrepreneurial ecosystem.

Startup. Technology. Innovation. Three pillars that consistently show the best of what Minnesota entrepreneurship has to offer. BETA State of the State will showcase these areas through discussions from the people directly involved in each: founders, champions of Minnesota innovation, and cutting-edge technologists.

Join BETA and the Minnesota startup and tech community for a look back at how the ecosystem fared in 2022 and what the new year has in store.


5:00 to 6:00 PM — Cocktail Hour
6:00 to 7:30 PM — State of the State Addresses
7:30 to 8:30 PM — Closing Reception

Guest Speakers

Opening Remarks:

Steve Grove | Commissioner of Employment & Economic Development, Minnesota


Morris Goodwin Jr. | Managing Director and Enterprise Financial Advisor, Forge North
Adam Choe | Managing Partner, Tundra Ventures


Jeff Augy | Founder & CEO, 2043 SBC
Scott Burns | Founder, Structural

Closing Remarks

Shelisa Demuth | Executive Director, BETA

Light hors d’oeuvres and a cash bar will be available.

Parking information is available here.