Your boss needs to send you to 36|86

36|86 Festival
2 min readJun 6, 2019

4 reasons to help you make your case for the trip to Music City.

Need a hand convincing your boss to send you to 36|86 Entrepreneurship Festival?

Here’s how to make your case:

You’ll learn from the best

You already know you’ll hear from the C-suite of SmileDirectClub (Nashville’s very own unicorn, recently valued at $3.2B). You’ll also experience compelling conversations among top thought leaders and entrepreneurs on how they’ve built and scaled their companies. (Stay tuned for updates on who else will be on our mainstage — we can’t wait to share the news!)

You’ll make lasting connections

We’ve heard from past guests that the connections they make at 36|86 are some of the most valuable takeaways. And we make meetups easy, with everything from networking lounges — including a women’s lounge with curated programming — to lunches and happy hours designed to create meaningful connections.

You can get (other) work done

Need to respond to that email? Our Asurion Work Lounge will keep you connected during your visit with work stations, comfy couches, WiFi, and complimentary refreshments. Open all day.

You’ll go back to work recharged and motivated

Nashville can’t help but give you a creative buzz. 36|86 is your chance to experience the city through the lens of innovation, and to find out firsthand why major businesses, high-profile startups, and big tech cos now call Music City home. Get inspired — and take some fresh ideas back to your business.

Get your ticket now — prices go up July 31.

36|86 Entrepreneurship Festival brings together the best innovators and difference-makers for two days of networking, programming, and entertainment on the latest in technology and entrepreneurship. 36|86 is a launching point to greater things for you and your business. Join us in downtown Nashville, Aug. 28-29, and make your next move.



36|86 Festival

36|86 brings together innovators, pioneers, investors & visionaries to shape the future of business.