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1 Million Cups

1 Million Cups is a dynamic way to engage entrepreneurs in the community. Each week, the 1MC program offers two local entrepreneurs an opportunity to present their startups to a diverse audience of mentors, advisers, and entrepreneurs. Developed and supported by the Kauffman Foundation.

Presenters prepare a six-minute educational presentation and engage in twenty minutes of feedback and questioning after they present.

Entrepreneurs gain insight into possible ways they can improve their businesses, gather real-time feedback, connect with a community that cares about their progress, and walk away feeling like they have advanced their business.

1MC is a FREE event located in the Twin Cities and includes a location in St. Paul  AND in Minneapolis. These two collaborating locations alternate every other week.

Visit  1 Million Cups Saint Paul website for updates on location, summer schedule and presenters. 

Go  here to see Previous Presenters and Minnesota Startups.

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Patrons with accessibility needs please access our ground floor elevator entrance via Kellogg Ave at the back of the building. Please ring the doorbell on the right hand side of door and a Hill staff member will assist you. If you have questions or concerns please call 651.265.5500. We look forward to having you visit.