Omaha-Lincoln Startup Community

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Omaha-Lincoln Startup Community by Mind Map: Omaha-Lincoln Startup Community

1. Investors

1.1. Angels

1.1.1. NE Angels

1.1.2. Dundee Venture Capital AngelList Syndicate

1.2. Funds

1.2.1. Seed

1.2.1.1. Linseed Capital (seed)

1.2.1.2. Aksarben Discovery Fund

1.2.2. Venture Capital

1.2.2.1. Nebraska Global

1.2.2.2. Dundee Venture Capital

1.2.2.3. Treetop Ventures

1.2.2.4. ideation Ventures

1.2.2.5. Prairie Ventures

1.2.2.6. Invest Nebraska

1.2.3. Private Equity

1.2.3.1. The Optimas Group

1.2.3.2. McCarthy Capital

1.2.3.3. Javlin Capital

1.2.4. Invest Nebraska

1.2.4.1. Angel Sidecar Fund

1.2.4.2. Nebraska Innovation Fund

1.2.4.2.1. Commercialization Program

1.3. Venture Banking

1.3.1. Silicon Valley Bank

1.4. Grants / Tax credits

1.4.1. NDED

1.4.1.1. Prototyping Program

1.4.1.2. SBIR matching program

1.4.1.3. Academic R&D

1.4.1.4. Angel Investment Tax Credit

2. Events

2.1. Weekly

2.1.1. 1 Million Cups

2.1.2. Open Coffee

2.1.3. FUSE FAC (bi-weekly)

2.2. Monthly

2.2.1. Girls who code

2.2.2. Coffee && Code

2.2.3. Lean Startup Circle

2.2.4. Omaha Entrepreneurs Network

2.2.5. TEDxOmaha Salon

2.2.5.1. www.meetup.com/Omaha-TED-Group/

2.2.6. Coder Dojo

2.2.7. Open Nebraska

2.2.8. Tech Talks

2.2.9. Startup Grind

2.2.10. Turbine Flats First Friday

2.2.11. Beer & Code

2.2.12. Ladies Launch Lincoln (bi-weekly)

2.2.13. LNK Game Developers

2.3. Once or twice per year

2.3.1. Big Omaha

2.3.2. SPN Awards

2.3.3. BarCamp Omaha

2.3.4. Startup Job Crawl

2.3.5. 3DS

2.3.6. Startup Weekend Lincoln

2.3.7. Startup Weekend Omaha

2.3.8. Hack Lincoln

2.3.9. Hack Omaha

2.3.10. JumpStart Challenge

2.3.11. TEDxLincoln

2.3.11.1. TEDxYouth

2.3.12. TEDxOmaha

2.3.13. Catalyst Spark Series (Quarterly)

2.3.14. Recess (Design Conference)

2.3.15. UNL Entrepreneuring Days / 3-2-1 Quick Pitch

2.3.16. Straight Shot Demo Day

2.3.17. NMotion Demo Day

2.3.18. Startup Week Lincoln

2.3.19. Nebraska Code Camp

2.3.20. Infotec

2.3.21. Heartland Developers Conference

2.3.22. AIM Tech Awards

2.3.23. Junior Achievement's Driven Youth Invitational

2.3.24. SBIR/STTR workhop

2.3.25. Startup Weekend CB

2.4. User Groups

2.4.1. Omaha Mobile Group

2.4.2. All Things Payments

2.4.3. Nebraska Drupalers

2.4.4. Omaha Cloud Computing Group

2.4.5. NebraskaJS

2.4.6. The Omaha Web Design Meetup

2.4.7. Nebraska ColdFusion User Group (NECFUG)

2.4.8. Ruby and Open Source Meetup, Lincoln, Nebraska, USA

2.4.9. Lincoln Agile Community

2.4.10. Women in Technology of the Heartland

2.4.11. Meteor Omaha

2.4.12. Omaha Maker Group

2.4.13. Omaha Ruby Meetup

2.4.14. .NET User Group

2.4.15. Omaha UX Group

2.4.16. Nebraska UX

2.4.17. Omaha Bitcoin Meetup Group

2.4.18. Heartland Big Data Meetup

2.4.19. Omaha Java Users Group

2.4.20. Omaha Coding Women

2.4.21. Nebraska Salesforce Developer Group

3. Online

3.1. News

3.1.1. Silicon Prairie News

3.1.2. omahastartups.com

3.1.3. nebraskaentrepreneurship.com

3.1.4. Omaha World Herald (Cole Eppley / Paige Yowell)

3.1.5. Lincoln Journal Star (Dick Piersol / Matt Olberding)

3.1.6. Midlands Business Journal

3.2. Blogs

3.2.1. The Venture House

3.2.2. The Big Plate

3.3. Emails Digests

3.3.1. Startup Digest

3.4. Online communities

3.4.1. Startup Nebraska Facebook Group

3.5. Job boards

3.5.1. SPN's job posts

3.5.2. CareerLink.com

3.6. Event calendars

3.6.1. techomaha.com

3.6.2. SPN's event page

3.6.3. Lincoln Shared Startup Google Calendar

3.7. Directories

3.7.1. This fucking mindmap

3.7.2. Startup Genome's OMA-LNK page

4. Accelerators/Incubators

4.1. Straight Shot

4.2. The Garage by Aviture

4.3. Aksarben Innovation Initiative

4.4. NMotion

4.5. SCC Incubator

4.6. VentureTech

4.7. The Start Center

4.8. The Year of the Startup

4.9. EO Nebraska Accelerator Program

5. Entrepreneur hangouts

5.1. Coworking spaces

5.1.1. The Wareham

5.1.2. CoVis coworking

5.1.3. Cali Commons

5.1.4. Aksarben Innovation Initiative's space

5.1.5. Union Bank's Catalyst

5.1.6. FUSE Coworking

5.1.7. The Pilgrimer

5.2. Coffee shops

5.2.1. Aroma's Downtown

5.2.2. Aroma's Benson

5.2.3. Caffeine Dreams

5.2.4. Blueline Coffee in Dundee

5.2.5. Blueline Coffee Downtown

5.2.6. Archetype

5.2.7. Scooters - 120th & Blondo

5.2.8. Accelerando Coffee House

5.2.8.1. Coworking Wednesdays

5.2.9. The Mill

5.2.10. Scooter's Haymarket

5.2.11. Crescent Moon

5.2.12. The Pilgrimer

5.2.13. The Coffee House

5.3. Venues for Meetups/Events

5.3.1. Kaneko

5.3.2. The Garage By Aviture

5.3.3. Union Bank's Catalyst

5.3.4. NIC Innovation Campus

5.3.5. Nebraska Global - Barnyard

5.3.6. FUSE Coworking

5.3.7. Turbine Flats

5.3.8. The Railyard (Vega, RuleG, Catalyst, Brewsky's, Lazlo's)

5.3.9. Digital Library

6. Education

6.1. Universities

6.1.1. UNO

6.1.1.1. BigIdea! Elevator Pitch

6.1.1.2. SBIR Education

6.1.2. UNL

6.1.2.1. Innovation Campus

6.1.2.2. Raikes School

6.1.2.3. UNL Entrepreneurship (Legal) Clinic

6.1.2.4. UNL Center for Entrepreneurship

6.1.2.5. Engler Agribusiness Entrepreneuership Program

6.1.2.6. NUtech Ventures Bootcamp

6.1.2.7. UNL Innovation Studio (Maker's Club)

6.1.2.8. NUtech Ventures

6.1.3. MCC

6.1.3.1. FABLAB

6.1.3.2. The Start Center

6.1.4. Creighton

6.1.5. PKI

6.1.6. SCC

6.1.6.1. SCC Entrepreneurship Center

6.1.6.2. Small Business Incubator

6.1.6.3. Startup Lab

6.1.7. Midland University

6.1.7.1. Hybrid MBA Program Entrepreneurship Course and Certificate in Entrepreneurial Leadership

6.2. Code/Web Scools

6.2.1. Omaha Code School

6.2.2. Interface Web School

6.3. UNMC

6.3.1. UNEMED

6.3.2. Science Cafe

6.3.3. BioNebraska

7. Associations / Nonprofits

7.1. AIM Institute

7.2. Greater Omaha Chamber

7.3. Lincoln Chamber

7.4. Pipeline

7.5. Year of the Startup

7.6. Omaha Startup Collaborative

7.6.1. Wareham

7.7. NBDC (Nebraska Business Development Center)

7.8. AIGA Nebraska

7.9. Council Bluffs Chamber Of Commerce

7.10. Omaha Game Dev Association

7.11. SBDC - (Iowa Western Small Business Development Center)

7.12. Digital Library

7.13. EO Nebraska

8. Service Providers

8.1. Development

8.1.1. Agape Red

8.1.2. Aviture Inc.

8.1.3. Big Wheel Brigade

8.1.4. Object Lateral

8.1.5. Riff Labs

8.1.6. Volano Solutions

8.1.7. Stone Fin

8.1.8. Agilx

8.1.9. Don't Panic Labs

8.1.10. Nebraska Global

8.1.11. VentureTech

8.2. Design

8.2.1. Grain & Mortar

8.2.2. Oxide

8.2.3. Justin Kemerling Design Co

8.2.4. GoodTwin

8.2.5. Elevate Design

8.2.6. Secret Penguin

8.2.7. New BLK

8.2.8. Grizzly Design

8.2.9. ForgeLight

8.2.10. HIVE

8.2.11. Agent

8.2.12. UNL Jacht Club - Student Ad Agency

8.2.13. Three Pillars Media

8.2.14. Play Creative

8.2.15. Red Thread

8.3. Legal

8.3.1. Fraser Stryker

8.3.1.1. Troy Meyerson

8.3.2. Baird Holm

8.3.3. Koley Jessen

8.3.3.1. Bart Dillashaw

8.3.4. Dave Milligan - IP

8.3.5. UNL Legal Clinic

8.3.6. Brown Immigration Law

8.3.7. Cline Williams

8.3.8. Advent IP

8.3.9. Mattson Ricketts Law Firm

8.3.10. Kutak Rock

8.3.11. Suiter

8.4. Accounting/Finance/Insurance

8.4.1. SPGroup - Matt Westenberg

8.4.2. Andrea Sandel

8.4.3. INSPRO

8.4.4. Lutz

8.5. Data

8.5.1. Contemporary Analysis

8.6. Connections

8.6.1. Router Ventures

8.6.2. The Big Plate

8.7. Content Strategy

8.7.1. Grid Content Co

8.8. Marketing

8.8.1. MoreRunway.com

8.8.2. Hurrdat

8.8.3. Frost Media Group

8.9. PR

8.9.1. ERW Public Relations

8.10. Banking

8.10.1. Union Bank

8.10.2. FirstNational Bank

9. Key

9.1. Omaha stuff

9.2. Lincoln stuff

9.3. Council Bluffs

9.4. Regional stuff