Do you run a startup or dream of kickstarting one in North America? Are you traveling for business in the US and want to connect with peers and exchange experiences?

If yes, your schedule will get busy this year. For you, we put together a list of US startup events to attend in 2022 that will help you stay ahead of what’s important for entrepreneurs. Make sure to bookmark it!

🗽The ultimate list of US startup events to attend in 2022

Startup events in February 2022

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  • eTail | February 28 – March 2, Palm Springs, CA | The summit will give you hundreds of strategic takeaways to increase profits from your business

Startup events in March 2022

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  • Austin Startup Crawl | March 22, Austin, TX | Get ready to tour the latest and greatest of Austin’s startup community
  • Shoptalk | March 27-30, Las Vegas, NV | Shoptalk is where thousands of retail changemakers come together every year to create the future of retail

Startup events in April 2022

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  • MicroConf | April 3-5, Minneapolis, MN | The conference for independent startups looking to become seven- or eight-figure companies
  • Startup Grind Global Conference | April 12-13, Redwood City, CA |  Join the conversation and collaboration around tech, startups, and the future of innovation
  • TechCrunch Early Stage | April 14, San Francisco, CA | At this one-day founder summit, you’ll get actionable advice and takeaways from top experts, meet other entrepreneurs taking similar journeys, share your own experiences and build the confidence to take the next steps towards growing your business
  • Empire Fintech Conference | April 19, New York, NY | In addition to attracting hundreds of entrepreneurs, this FinTech conference also plays host to the investors and service providers that help accelerate startups
  • StarEast April 24-29, Orlando, FL & online | STAREAST will feature over 75+ talks—including keynotes, tutorials, and sessions all in an engaging and interactive premium event experience
  • TechChill | April 27-29, Riga, Latvia & online |The main tech and startup event in the Baltics bridging the gaps in knowledge, skills and network!
  • SaaS Connect | April 27-28, 2022, San Francisco, CA | At the end of the day, people come to SaaS Connect to meet partnership teams from around the industry

Startup events in May 2022

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  • TiEcon | May 5-7 Santa Clara, CA & online | The world’s largest technology conference designed by Silicon Valley leaders for entrepreneurs, corporate executives, and investors
  • IBM Think | May 10-11, US and online | Think is an ever-evolving, inclusive, accessible, horizontal conversation about human ingenuity, its advocates, and the tools they employ to break paradigms and create new ones
  • FINOVATE SPRING May 18-20, San Francisco, CA | See how the startup ecosystem is responding to the consequences of the pandemic
  • THAT Conference | May 23-27, Round Rock, TX | This unique four-day summer camp is full of workshops, sessions, open spaces, family events, and networking

Startup events in June 2022

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  • AWE | June 1-3, Santa Clara, CA | AWE is the ideal place for startups to raise funds, sell solutions, find strategic partners, and launch new products
  • TECHSPO | June 2-3, Silicon Valley, FL | TECHSPO is your chance to be inspired, amazed and educated on how these evolving technologies will impact your business for greater growth
  • Financial Marketing Summit | June 14-15, Orlando, FL | THE #1 Networking & Marketing Conference for financial marketers
  • SelectUSA Tech | June 26-29, Fort Washington, MA | The highest-profile event in the United States dedicated to promoting foreign direct investment (FDI.)

Startup events in July 2022

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  • MozCon | July 11-13, Seattle, WA | While the world changes around us, SEO doesn’t stop — searchers keep on searching, and marketers need to stay sharp to meet their needs.
  • THAT Conference | July 25-29, Wisconsin Dells, WI | This unique four-day summer camp is full of workshops, sessions, open spaces, family events, and networking

Startup events in August 2022

  • BLACK HAT USA | August 6-11, Las Vegas, NV | Black Hat is an internationally recognized cybersecurity event series providing the most technical and relevant information security research.

Startup events in September 2022

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  • Digital Summit | September 7-8, Seattle, WA | Sharpen your marketing skill set through our in-person workshops and sessions, that address tactical, practical and strategic ideas from the best marketing talent in the country!
  • Fincon | September 7-10, Orlando, FL | Join an energetic community of personal finance influencers and brands as they come together in Long Beach to connect, collaborate, and learn from each other
  • LEND360 | September 12-14, Chicago, IL | LEND360 is an annual summit for the leaders in online lending that explores fintech industry trends and new technologies impacting consumer lenders, small business lenders, service partners, investors, bank representatives, and more
  • Finovate | September 12-14,  New York, NY | See cutting-edge fintech demos, hear expert advice, and connect with people who can help you take it to the next level
  • SaaStr Annual | | September 12-14, San Francisco, CA | 3 full days, 100’s of workshops, and 1000s of Mentoring sessions— all to help you scale faster
  • Content Marketing World | September 13-16, Cleveland, OH | Sharing experiences, connecting community, creating partnerships
  • Growth Hackers Conference | September 20, San Francisco, CA & online | The gathering of the world’s largest community for business growth.
  • SpiceWorld | September 28-20, Austin, TX & online | You’ll leave with great connections and actionable takeaways to help drive you and your business forward
  • Traffic & Conversion Summit | September 27–29, San Diego, CA | Digital marketing changes FAST — and the last few years have brought the fastest changes and biggest growth that digital marketing has ever seen.

Startup events in October 2022

  • ClueCon | October 17-20, Chicago, IL | ClueCon is a conference for developers by developers: an annual technology conference held every summer hosted by the team behind the FreeSWITCH open source project.
  • TechCrunch Disrupt | October 18-20, San Francisco, CA | At Disrupt you’ll hear from people who are not only setting the rules but also changing the tech game
  • Money 20/20 | October 23-26, Las Vegas, NV & online | From global leaders to new challengers and from tech giants to scrappy startups, Money 20/20 catalyses change through the collision of people and ideas

Startup events in November 2022

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Startup events in December 2022

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Which of these events are you planning to attend? Are there more cool US startup events to attend in 2022? Let us know in the comments!

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