Accelerators

Techstars Iowa Accelerator

This annual program helps remarkable teams scale through a connected, energizing, and community-driven experience. If you're ready to make a ruckus, click to get in touch.

Des Moines, Iowa

2022 T4

Hybrid Program
This program is running virtually with some optional in-person events.

Jan 18th, 2022

Applications Open

May 11th, 2022

Final Deadline

Jul 18th, 2022

Accelerator Starts

Oct 13th, 2022

Demo Day

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"Be brave and think big. Challenge yourself to do things before you think you’re ready."

Kerty Levy, Managing Director
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Leadership

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Kerty Levy
Managing Director
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Ben McDougal
Ecosystem Development
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Dan Pfeil
Investor Relations

Partners

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Grinnell College
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Iowa State University
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University of Iowa

Inside Our Program

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Demo Day
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Bullpen
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Founder Stories
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"The energy of accelerating others is unmatched."

Ben McDougal, Ecosystem Development
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Mentors

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Nmachi Jidenma
Venture Capital
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Nmachi Jidenma
Venture Capital
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JT Thayer
Venture Capital
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Elizabeth Tweedale
Tech Founder
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Mo Traore
Technologist
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Kaylee Williams
Tech Founder
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Ben Milne
Tech Founder
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Natalie Figuereo
Business Operations
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Thomas Swartwood
Education
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Cassie Edgar
Attorney
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George Zarebski
Ecosystem Builder
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Grant Carlile
Ecosystem Builder

2021 Portfolio

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Meet the 2021 Class

2020 Portfolio

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Meet The 2020 Class

Companies

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Companies

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