Since 2016, we’ved welcomed over 30,000 innovators from 43 states and 15 countries.

Propelify 2023

The 2023 edition brought together more attendees than ever before as the event showcased a central theme: Artificial Intelligence. Propelify showcased talks from the humans advancing AI via live demos, presentations, and keynotes on the main stage. The festival also included founder and investor meetings, 75 startup booths, fireworks, happy hour, & the announcement of TechUnited’s startup studio, BetterFutureLabs.

Propelify 2022

Propelify 2022 was a dynamic event that brought together like-minded entrepreneurs, innovators, and investors to collaborate and build a better future together. With an inspiring lineup of speakers, exhibitors, and presentations covering a range of topics, Propelify proved that when we work together, we can make a positive impact and create a better world for all.

Propelify 2021

In 2021 we had an exceptional event that gathered innovators with brilliant ideas. We also had more than 3,000 attendees, an amazing $50,000 startup prize, more than 50 exhibitors and 112 great speakers.

Propelify 2020

The 2020 edition was special and a big challenge. The pandemic didn’t allow us to perform the event as usual. But we created a five day digital experience, with 6,000+ registered attendees, 138 speakers, 1.8 million minutes of participation, thousands of insights, networking and more.

Propelify 2019

In 2019 we had an amazing one day festival featuring:

  • Entrepreneurship
  • Panels
  • Innovation
  • Tech
  • Networking

Propelify 2018

If it was easy, everyone would do it. But we’re not everyone.

These are just hurdles to jump.

Besides all weather conditions we had the event with all it features: podcast row, accelerator alley, 8,000 attendees from 33 states and 16 countries, more than 80 speakers, more than 100 exhibitors, live music, and much more.

Propelify 2017

The innovator community gathered again in Hoboken to enjoy an amazing festival with all the things that define it.


  • 2 stages
  • 80+ speakers
  • Investors
  • Live music
  • Technology, from 3d printing to VR/AR, drones and more.
  • Exhibitors

Propelify 2016

Over 8,000 innovators united at our inaugural launch

100+ Keynotes including

Gary Vaynerchuk (CEO, VanerMedia), Marcus Weldon (CTO, Bell Labs), Gary Joanne Wilson (Investor), Jeff Wald (Founder, WorkMarket), James Altucher (Author), Judith Spitz (CIO, Verizon).

Experiences including

Startup Competition with Techstars, The Alley WorkLounge, Performance by The Naked & Famous, VR Sound Chamber by Stevens.