The CT Entrepreneur Awards identify, recognize, and celebrate Connecticut’s leading entrepreneurs, ventures, and support organizations.

About this Event

Join us for an awesome afternoon and evening of celebration, recognition, content, and connection!

Join us online on Monday, July 20 to engage with the community and celebrate with the finalists and winners. From exciting ventures and entrepreneurs to innovative programs and spaces, the CT Entrepreneur Awards provide an opportunity to interact with all of the various people and organizations that are working together to foster the future of CT.

Here's the schedule


CT Entrepreneur Awards, Expo, and Demo Event

When: Monday, July 20, 2020

Where: Online


2:00-2:30 PM Kickoff networking rally

2:00-5:30 PM Exhibit floor open

2:30-5:30 PM Concurrent sessions (3x) - Tracks

  • Business : sessions on leadership, funding, and community building
  • Sales & Marketing: sessions on digital marketing, marketing plans, and sales
  • Product/Service Demos: categories include MedTech, InsureTech, and Potpourri (other)

Apply to speak or demo here

* Sandbox: These are quick facilitated q&a and discussion sessions on the topic or demo. That topic/demo speakers stay in the session to be a part of the conversation and answer questions.

** Meetup Rooms: These are virtual rooms that can be used for instant meetups on specific topics. Anyone in the event can declare their own meetup.

5:30 - 6:00 PM 30-minute intermission

Awards Ceremony

6:00 - 6:30 PM Pre-event networking

6:30 - 6:36 PM Welcome

6:36 - 7:00 PM Lifetime Achievement Award Recipient Panel

7:00 - 8:30 PM Award Presentation

8:30 - whenever Afterparty!

Proceeds from the CT Entrepreneur Awards go directly into funding the statewide Entrepreneur Events Calendar ( The Entrepreneurship Foundation, Inc. is our non-profit partner

Have questions? Want to get involved? Want to sponsor?

Contact: Bill Kenney

(860) 573-4821

All tickets purchased for the April 20 and June 8 in-person event will be honored for this event. For Finalists who already bought tickets, we'll include an exhibit booth. The same for General Admission. If you would prefer to have a refund or transfer your ticket to someone else, just let us know. Thanks so much for supporting the CT Entrepreneur Awards and helping us recognize and connect the cool kids!

The CT Entrepreneur Awards identify, recognize and celebrate Connecticut’s leading entrepreneurs, ventures and ecosystem elements that support them.

The CT Entrepreneur Awards are a product of the CT Entrepreneur Event Organizers consortium. This is an all-volunteer cooperative effort of all the people and organizations that host and facilitate entrepreneur facing events in CT.