About IEEE N3XT®

About IEEE N3XT®

The name IEEE N3XT® embodies the spirit of future technological development by using the root of the word “next,” and the numeral “3” to represent the three event pillars of ideas, innovation, and inspiration.

This event is valuable to you, if you are:

  • an aspiring, early-stage, or successful technical entrepreneur

  • transforming your education ideas into inventions or applications

  • interested in learning from conversations with founder peers and the larger technical startup community

  • inspired by visionaries sharing their stories

By bringing together the technical entrepreneur community, this event will foster collaboration and innovation, as well as provide encouragement and skills building to entrepreneurs looking to make their mark.


IEEE N3XT® Flagship Keynotes

One-day summit where technical entrepreneurs hone their business skills, collaborate with founders, and transform ideas into success.

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Partner, Sponsor, And Exhibit

Promote your brand to an audience inspired to transform ideas into successful businesses.

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Speakers & Judges

Gain insight from successful entrepreneurs who will teach, share, and inspire the next generation of technical entrepreneurs.

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IEEE N3XT® Affiliate Events

You know you want to host an event but don’t know where (or how!) to begin. Leverage IEEE resources by developing an N3XT Affiliate Event.

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About IEEE

IEEE is the world’s largest professional association dedicated to advancing technological innovation and excellence for the benefit of humanity. IEEE and its members inspire a global community through IEEE’s highly cited publications, conferences, technology standards, and professional and educational activities.

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IEEE, pronounced “Eye-triple-E,” stands for the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers. The association is chartered under this name and it is the full legal name. To learn more about the association’s name, for more information please read the History of IEEE.