You’re invited to the Kick-off Party for the
2018 IDEA Competition
October 10, 2017 4:30-6:00 pm
At the Launchpad
in the Mayflower Building
102 1st Street NW, Bemidji
It’s IDEA’s 10 Year Anniversary
Come celebrate and learn about the competition.
Past participants will be available to talk about their experiences.
RSVPs are encourages – or
Please send your Nominations for the IDEA Competition Hall of Fame to: 
The IDEA Hall of Fame was instituted in 2009 by IDEA Competition partners to recognize and honor the accomplishments of the region’s legacy innovators-those within the region who have inspired others with their entrepreneurial vision, leadership and achievement.  Since that time, nine distinctive individuals have been recognized for their outstanding contributions to the region’s economy.