Innovation Month

The entire month of April is innovation month in Riverside County and will showcase many innovative and entrepreneurial activities and events throughout the month. Great advances in technology, innovation and entrepreneurship are happening every day in Riverside County. Please join us to highlight these successes and show you all that our county has to offer to support business growth!




The Events

Innovation Month is brought to you by the County of Riverside Economic Development Agency, the University of California, Riverside, the Riverside Community College District, several cities, educational institutions, private businesses, and related organizations to bring awareness to the many areas of innovation and entrepreneurship in the County.


April is
innovation month

Join Us


"If innovation distinguishes a leader from a follower, then Riverside County has shown that it's a leader in the world of entrepreneurship."

— Joshua Mauldin, Founder, Mind & Mill

Who Should

Biz Folks
Gov Types


How To Get Involved

Are you a City, Tribal Government, or other organization that supports innovation and entrepreneurship that would like to be involved in Innovation Month? Are you a business that wants to showcase your innovation and entrepreneurship? Here are some ideas:

  • Host a networking event in your area. Perhaps at a restaurant, craft brewery, or other fun location.
  • Host an Open House and tour of your business showcasing the great work you do.
  • Provide a tour of your classroom and instructional space that helps prepare students?
Gene Sherman talks @ Vocademy

Gene Sherman talks @ Vocademy

Mayor Rusty Bailey engages with K-12 coding students

Mayor Rusty Bailey engages with K-12 coding students

Mind & Mill hosts a technology and art event

Mind & Mill hosts a technology and art event


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