One of the largest business innovation conferences in the state is taking place this week in Iowa City. It’s called EntreFEST and hundreds of entrepreneurs and business owners are learning how to grow their organizations.
EntreFEST Executive Director Amanda West told KCRG-TV it’s a chance for entrepreneurs to get ideas from experts across multiple industries. “Iowa is a place where they can make their idea happen and really grow their companies here and find the success that they’re looking for in our state,” West said. said. This year, there’s a special focus on agriculture and new trends in the field. EntreFEST is an annual conference.
It began Wednesday and runs through tomorrow. It’s sponsored by the University of Iowa, Iowa State, and the University of Northern Iowa.