Welcome to Startup Grind Dallas!

Located in the heart of a vibrant entrepreneurial ecosystem, Startup Grind Dallas fuels the innovative spirit of the local community by connecting, educating, and nurturing entrepreneurs and changemakers. As a chapter of the global Startup Grind network, we are committed to fostering the values of making friends, not contacts, and giving before you take.

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Upcoming events

25 jun 2024

In-Person Event (Free)

Dallas Startup Ecosystem Unplugged w/ Plug and Play

Join the Dallas Startup Ecosystem Unplugged for an exclusive evening with Plug and Play Frisco, exploring the vibrant opportunities in sports tech and fintech. Network with industry leaders, uncover investment opportunities, and learn how to engage with groundbreaking startups. Perfect for investors, founders, and tech enthusiasts aiming to make their mark in these dynamic sectors.

26 jun 2024

Community [External]

ISO 27001 vs. SOC 2: Which standard is right for my startup?

Starting a security compliance program requires time, effort, and planning; knowing where to begin is half the battle. Are you wondering if your organisation should focus on ISO 27001? SOC 2? Both?


Isioma Orewa

Chapter Director
Parallel Score

Tomas De Matteis

Chapter co-director

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About Startup Grind

This is Startup Grind. We are the world’s largest startup community.

Our Mission

To give startups everywhere the education and opportunities they need to build, grow, and scale their companies.

Our Values

We believe in making friends, not contacts. We believe in giving first, not taking. We believe in helping others before helping yourself.

Tools & Discounts for Startups

Take advantage of resources and offers provided by organizations we know and love, designed to help you navigate the startup journey.

Global Conference

Our annual flagship event in Silicon Valley brings together thousands of startup teams, investors and organizations from all over the world.

Join the Startup Membership

This membership gives you free access to networking, events, mentorship, office hours, and other exclusive opportunities curated by Startup Grind HQ.

Past events

In-Person Conference

Global Conference 2024

Conference [RSVP/Free]

Product and AI Summit

In-Person Conference

Global Conference 2023

Livestream Event (Free)

Founders Fundraising: Lessons from the Front Lines

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Global Sponsors