Get Involved

Want to be a part of making Startup Maine happen? Welcome!
There are various ways for organizations and individuals to get involved.

Join a Team

Are you interested in volunteering with Startup Maine? We’ve got people working on marketing, fundraising, operations/logistics, design, and developing the program and content of the conference. Join us and contribute to shaping Maine’s premier entrepreneurship event.


Become a Sponsor

Maine is at a pivotal growth moment; developing leadership in business, technology, innovation and design. This is your chance to support the change and get your brand in front of thousands of people in Maine and beyond!

To learn more about 2019 sponsorship opportunities or discuss other ideas, contact us to learn about sponsorship opportunities.

Sponsor Startup Maine

Lead a Workshop

Subject matter experts from around the country are welcome to submit one or more applications to lead a Workshop. Startup Maine Workshops are extremely popular with conference attendees every year, and the program is continuing to expand in SUM2019.  Apply to lead a focused, hands-on Workshop that provides SUM2019 attendees with exposure to a topic or skill relevant to starting, building, or growing innovative companies.

Become a Workshop Leader

Suggest a Speaker

Do you have an idea for a great speaker for the conference? Who is doing interesting, valuable, or underrated work in or outside of Maine that you think we should try to get to speak at the conference?

Suggest a Speaker

Host an Affiliate Event

Are we a match made in heaven? Let’s get together! We encourage complimentary organizations to host independently-organized events during Startup Maine, related to growing and scaling a business.

Host an Affiliate Event

Volunteer During the Event!

Are you interested in being part of Startup Maine but don’t know how? We’re looking for outgoing and energetic people to volunteer at the conference. Drop us a line to learn about the opportunities available.

Volunteer Days Of