Bridging Innovation Week April 17-21, 2023


Bridging Innovation is a series of events that brings together various meetings and competitions from across the state that are promoting and fostering entrepreneurship in West Virginia.  These efforts range from supporting elementary to college students and community members in their pursuit of becoming entrepreneurs to creating more opportunities in West Virginia and building our ecosystem across the Mountain State.


To register your event for Bridging Innovation 2023, please click on the form here.

For questions regarding Bridging Innovation 2023, contact Amber Ravenscroft or Tara St. Clair

For questions regarding event space options in Wheeling contact


Read and Share the Press Release, Found Here: Bridging Innovation Press Release

Monday, April 17

  • UC i3 Competition (Charleston)
  • SBDC Statewide Training
  • Practice for pitch competitions
    • Arts
    • Veteran
  • Country Roads Angel Network Event

Tuesday, April 18

  • WVEEC Entrepreneurship Ecosystem Conference
  • Evening- Pitch competitions (Art & Veteran)
  • Evening- Vendor fair

Wednesday, April 19

  • Business Model Competition
  • WV Statewide Business Plan Competitions

Thursday, April 20

  • Community Leadership Academy

Friday, April 21

  • Youth Entrepreneurship in Action Day

See the schedule of events for Bridging Innovation 2021 by clicking here.

Bridging Innovation 2022 Recap!