$75 – $1,000

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Isle Casino Cape Girardeau

777 N. Main St

Cape Girardeau, MO 63701

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Marquette TechFest is an action-packed, day-long festival that brings together talent, programs, and supporters of the technology and startup ecosystem in our region, culminating in the Marquette Techfest Gala.



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6:00 p.m.
Reception and Demo Day
Enter through the North entrance and view youth showcasing the work they completed during summer coding camps. Meet aspiring tech entreprenurs throughout the hallway representing over 20 countries as they prepare to compete for $50,000 in cash and services and the chance to build their businesses with the support of the community in Cape Girardeau. Indulge your tastes as food entrepreneurs cater appetizers and drink up adult beverages.

7:00 p.m.
Event Center Entrance
You'll be sure to whet your appetite with four different food stations: Italian, BBQ, taco bar, and fried foods. Grab another drink from the open bars before the program begins.

7:30 p.m.
Brief Program and award announcements
~ What the Marquette Tech District is doing
~ The impact we've had
~ Where we're going

8:00 p.m.
Fireside chat with Cuonzo Martin, Mizzou Men's Basketball Head oach
Hear from Coach Martin as we talk about the importance of persistence.

9:00 pm
After Party (Must have Gigabit Ticket or above)
Meet and greet with our special guest, and join us upstairs at Keller's to celebrate with live music and more adult beverages.




Join the exclusive Marquette Tech District Circle

The Marquette Tech District Circle is a growing group that supports the emerging technology sector. As a Gigabyte Youth Advocate, Table Sponsor or Tech Partner, or with the purchase of a Gigabit ticket, you will become a part of this exclusive group that wants to increase their support to see continued growth for the region. Individuals in the Marquette Tech District Circle also receive additional benefits during the Marquette TechFest Gala 2018 event:

  • Free carGO ride to and from Marquette TechFest Gala 2018
  • Special recognition at Marquette TechFest Gala 2018
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Isle Casino Cape Girardeau

777 N. Main St

Cape Girardeau, MO 63701

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