A weekly event for local entrepreneurs to meet and present their startups to the thriving peer network of founders in Cedar Rapids.
1 Million Cups is a free, weekly national program designed to educate, engage, and connect entrepreneurs. Developed by the Kauffman Foundation, 1MC is based on the notion that entrepreneurs discover solutions and network over a million cups of coffee.
For speakers: Our selection criteria + Presentation tips
For community: Code of conduct + Join us on Meetup + Join our email list
Somewhere Only We Know is a documentary film that tells the legacy of the Horak Family, ultimately answering what's worth more than money. The film is a project at IowaBIG and Ambivalence Studios, a company started by an IowaBIG student.
Every week, entrepreneurs present their startup companies to their communities and learn how their community can help support their business to flourish.
The organizers are independent licensees of the 1 Million Cups trade name and are not affiliated with the Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation ("Kauffman"). All information, views, opinions and commentaries presented herein are those of the organizers and not those of Kauffman.