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Join our Ecosystem Networks

Active TechSTL Members are able to serve on our Ecosystem Networks to help grow the tech economy of St. Louis through cross-sector partnerships, data accountability, and investing in critical digital infrastructure. Our networks each meet once a month and have the option to serve in multiple capacities, depending on your interest and availability. If you are not a current member of TechSTL, we encourage you to view our membership options, even if you are an individual or nonprofit.

StartupSTL (Small Business & Entrepreneurship)

StartupSTL is a regional collaboration of nonprofit support organizations, universities, professional service providers, business mentors,  capital providers, and business owners. The focus is to grow a healthier community for small businesses and high-growth startups.

ConnectSTL (Digital Opportunity)

ConnectSTL is a network aimed at bridging the digital divide across the St. Louis Metro by improving broadband connectivity, device access, and tech education support. The network is made up of nonprofit organizations, government agencies, broadband service providers, digital literacy partners, and engaged citizens.

Tech Talent (Workforce)

Tech Talent Network is aimed at supporting tech workforce development to grow the MSA talent pipeline, following K-12 education. The network is comprised of workforce development leaders, higher education institutions, cluster / industry nonprofits, nonprofit training partners, and tech employers.

K-12 Tech (Education)

K-12 Tech Network is aimed at supporting tech education, events, and programming for the schools across the bistate. The network is made up of K-12 schools, nonprofit support organizations, workforce pipeline leaders, cluster / industry organizations, and engaged citizens.

NextGen (Higher Ed)

NextGen is the TechSTL membership network that engages active students and faculty across the MSA. Members are students over the age 18 who attend a Higher Education institution or tech training program, along with regional faculty members.

Tech& (DEIA)

TechSTL is committed to making St. Louis the most diverse innovation hub in the country by 2027. Tech& is our network that is focused on investing in diversity, equity, inclusion, and accessibility efforts around innovation by supporting regional partners and advocacy.

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Join as a Paid Member

Annual Membership for the TechSTL Council is $500 per year for a nonprofit or for-profit organization serving the Greater St Louis region. You can pay via credit card within the registration form and a receipt will be emailed to you.

Apply to be a Community Stakeholder or NextGen

We have designated free seats to ensure accessibility regardless of financial means. If you would like to apply for a complimentary seat on behalf of your organization, or if you are a member of the NextGen community, then we welcome your application.

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