2017 Calendar of EventsWe are excited to host the Class of 2017 in Des Moines, Iowa. Though the class is scheduled to work with mentors and entrepreneurs in residence from Jul.10 through Oct. 19 2017, the following events highlight some key timelines and opportunities.
Apr. 3 : Applications open
Apr. 3 – May 15: Continuous evaluation and offers to cohort companies (APPLY EARLY!)
May 15 – Jun. 15: Final selections and initial due-diligence for legal readiness
Jun. 15 – Jun. 30: Legal and contractual items, funding and media announcements
Jul. 10: Class of 2017 arrives in Des Moines, Iowa
Aug. 29 – Aug. 31: Farm Progress Show (Early demo opportunity!)
Oct. 17: Graduation at World Food Prize