Moving America Forward Idea Village: 5 Things We Can Learn From the Folks Bringing Startups to New Orleans March 24, 2014 by Paige Bowers NationSwell Logotype Menu Watch Discover xClose Focus Areas Opportunity Divide Governance Environment Moving America Forward National Service Tech Impact AllStars Council xClose NationSwell Council is a diverse community of accomplished professionals who are passionate about service. Learn more Summit Join Studio About xClose NationSwell champions solutions to America’s problems and supports people making them happen. Learn more about NationSwell Meet the Team Press Careers Search Search for: Idea Village: 5 Things We Can Learn From the Folks Bringing Startups to New Orleans Share Facebook Twitter From Saturday, March 22nd through Friday, March 28th, The Idea Village hosts New Orleans Entrepreneur Week, the culmination of its annual Entrepreneur Season. Idea Villiage This year's New Orleans Entrepreneur Week (NOEW) is expected to engage more than 5,000 of the nation’s most innovative business leaders, financiers, entrepreneurs and students. Idea Villiage Entrepreneurs are the catalyst for community change. Find out how one New Orleans organization is turning the Crescent City into a hotbed for bright minds. [ph] [ph] [ph] [ph] [ph] Share Facebook Twitter brainstorming Calls to Action entrepreneur Hurricane Katrina Idea Village louisiana new orleans Petro Designs Silicon Bayou Comments Get the best of NationSwell in your inbox. You Might Like Moving America Forward February 10, 2014 The Big Easy’s Big Literacy Challenge Advancing National Service April 27, 2015 The Big Easy’s Challenge to U.S. Cities: House Our Veterans Advancing National Service January 20, 2016 How Does the Big Easy Maintain Its Success Housing Homeless Veterans?