Here’s Why Tents in Uptown Hoboken Are Being Set Up

On October 6th at 9AM, Propelify, a network that aims to celebrate and connect entrepreneurs in tech, is hosting a festival at Maxwell Park. The festival, sponsored by TechUnited, will feature talks, exhibitors, activations, CVs, pitches, and more.

Maxwell Place Park

The event, which was created for like-minded business people to network and gain exposure, is said to be bringing in over 5,000 attendees.

The festival will run from 9AM to 7:30PM, starting with music and the opening ceremony hosted by Aaron Price, the CEO of TechUnited:NJ and Founder of Propelify, and ending with a happy hour and fireworks show.

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Topics of discussion for panels will include “Innovation & Opportunity: The Real Impact of 5G,” “The Habit Machine,” “Leading the Utility of the Future,” “How To Grow Your Startup When Government Is In The Way,” “How Innovators Can Help Us Win The War on Climate Change,” “The Consumerization of Crypto and the Road to Mass Adaption,” “Building & Financing a Business,” “The Economic State of Black America,” “Technologies That Are Demystifying Motherhood,” “Big Tech’s Role in Local Business Revitalization,” and more.

HG Tip: Hoboken residents go for free, using code Hobokenpropels

Learn more about the Propelify festival via these Youtube videos:

Purchase a ticket to the event here.

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Victoria is HG's Associate Editor and Social Media Coordinator for the Hoboken Historical Museum + Fire Department Museum. She is a fourth-generation Hoboken native, BNR in the Mile Square, and Jersey City. Through playing softball in town for fourteen years, playing the trumpet for the Hoboken High School Redwings Band, and graduating from New Jersey City University, these two cities have a special place in her heart. When she isn’t Style Assisting or volunteering at Symposia Bookstore, she’s exploring everything the Concrete Jungle has to offer. You can catch her at art exhibitions, local festivities, traveling, diving into a new book, thrifting, or indulging in some form of arts and crafts.


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