Global Accelerator Network

Take flight at Launch Fest

Taking place during our favorite time in New Orleans, Launch Fest takes Jazz Fest to a whole new level. This world class concert allows us to bring together investors, mentors, and speakers in New Orleans for a day long conference on May 3, 2012.

  • Andy Weismann

    Union Square Ventures

  • Noah Kagan


  • Paul Singh

    500 Startups

More speakers
coming soon!


Launch Fest 2012 is New Orleans’ premier startup conference and the culmination of the Ignition program. It’s a day long conference that brings business leaders and investors to engage with Ignition companies and the New Orleans startup community.

Launch Fest will be the can’t miss event of the spring and an exciting launch for the 2012 Ignition class of startups!

Proudly made possible with the support of our sponsors:

  • Silicon Valley Bank
  • 4.0 Schools
  • Downtown Development District
  • Abstraction Ventures
  • Graffagnini & Associates
  • Idea Village
  • Jones Walker
  • Greater new orleans inc
  • Fat Happy Media