Calling all fearless dreamers!

Next Gen has partnered with Target Accelerators to bring you the first Target Incubator Conference powered by Next Gen! Together, we are bringing together the next generation of entrepreneurs, builders, dreamers and change makers for a unique, three-day event in Minneapolis, MN.

Participants will take part in roundtable discussions, hear from keynote speakers, and participate in a unique business challenge. On the final day, attendees will hear from the participants of the first Target Incubator cohort as they share their experiences from the summer.


Event Schedule





We will be hosting Target Incubator Conference powered by Next Gen at the Hilton Minneapolis (1001 Marquette Avenue South, Minneapolis, MN 55403),


Why should I attend?

Similar to the Target Incubator program, the Target Incubator Conference powered by Next Gen is an opportunity to learn, share and grow together to solve some of today's biggest challenges. 

What is the cost of the event?

While there is no cost to attend the conference, participants will be responsible for meals outside of the event, travel and lodging.  

When should I arrive in Minneapolis? 

We recommend arriving no later than Monday evening on July 29th to ensure your presence at Day 1’s programming. 

Are travel and accommodations included in with the ticket?

No. All participants are responsible for their own travel and accommodations. Airbnbs are frequently a popular option for accomodations. 

What is the recommended attire for events?

There’s no official dress code, so wear what makes you comfortable and shows your best self. Suit, t-shirt, button down, company hoodie - it’s all good, and you’ll find dozens of fellow participants sporting each.

When is the registration deadline? 

Target Incubator Conference powered by Next Gen will welcome a cohort of talented entrepreneurs. Registration will remain open until seats are filled. Be sure to secure your pass early to secure your spot.